Correction Officer Jobs in Mississippi

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Belden, MS
Job Information Mississippi Employer CORRECTIONS OFFICER in Belden, Mississippi THE CORRECTIONS DIVISION IS NOW TAKING APPLICATIONS FOR MALE AND FEMALE CORRECTIONS OFFICERS....
2 days ago
CoreCivic - Natchez, MS
Who We Are: CoreCivic is the leading, national provider of high-quality, secured corrections and detention management services, providing effective programs that enhance public safety and prepare individuals...
1 day ago
Louisville, MS
Job Information Mississippi Employer Correctional Officers in Louisville, Mississippi HS Diploma/GED. Possess a valid driver's license....
1 day ago
Grenada, MS
Job Information Mississippi Employer Correctional Officer in Grenada, Mississippi Employer seeking a full-time correctional officer with flexibility to work morning shifts or night shifts...6am-6pm...
4 days ago
Management & Training Corporation - MS
Essential Functions: Promote the development of positive social skills through modeling appropriate behaviors and intervening when inappropriate behaviors are observed. Provide custody and...
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7 days ago
Management & Training Corporation - Centreville, MS
Essential Functions: Promote the development of positive social skills through modeling appropriate behaviors and intervening when inappropriate behaviors are observed. Provide custody and...
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7 days ago
Corecivic, Inc - Natchez, MS
Must complete pre-service correctional officer training and, where applicable, be a non-commissioned security officer licensed by the state of employment....
8 days ago
CoreCivic - Natchez, MS
Must complete pre-service correctional officer training and, where applicable, be a non-commissioned security officer licensed by the state of employment....
21 days ago
Marshall County - Holly Springs, MS
Job Information MDES - Marshall County Correctional Officers in Holly Springs, Mississippi Applicant will work as a correctional officer at the local jail....
23 days ago
Management & Training Corporation - Potts Camp, MS
Ready for a meaningful career in criminal justice? At the Marshall County Correctional Facility in Holly Springs, Mississippi we provide a safe and secure working environment for our staff while...
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30+ days ago
Management & Training Corporation - Red Banks, MS
Ready for a meaningful career in criminal justice? At the Marshall County Correctional Facility in Holly Springs, Mississippi we provide a safe and secure working environment for our staff while...
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30+ days ago
Management & Training Corporation - Ashland, MS
Ready for a meaningful career in criminal justice? At the Marshall County Correctional Facility in Holly Springs, Mississippi we provide a safe and secure working environment for our staff while...
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30+ days ago
Management & Training Corporation - Byhalia, MS
Ready for a meaningful career in criminal justice? At the Marshall County Correctional Facility in Holly Springs, Mississippi we provide a safe and secure working environment for our staff while...
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30+ days ago
Management & Training Corporation - Abbeville, MS
Ready for a meaningful career in criminal justice? At the Marshall County Correctional Facility in Holly Springs, Mississippi we provide a safe and secure working environment for our staff while...
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30+ days ago
Management & Training Corporation - Holly Springs, MS
Ready for a meaningful career in criminal justice? At the Marshall County Correctional Facility in Holly Springs, Mississippi we provide a safe and secure working environment for our staff while...
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30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Mississippi

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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Mississippi

This is the average annual salary for Correction Officer jobs in Mississippi as reported by the BLS.

$31,148

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Correction Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

Correction Officers in Mississippi offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (29.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (27.5%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.1%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.7%)
  • Master's Degree (7.4%)
  • Some College (3.4%)
  • Some High School (1.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Correction Officers in Mississippi
  • None (78.7%)
  • 1-2 years (14.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (6.8%)

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