Correction Officer Jobs in Mississippi

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Mississippi Department Of Corrections - Holly Springs, MS
Special Training and Age Requirements:Applicants must attend/complete the Mississippi Department of Corrections Correctional Officer Training Academy; must be at least eighteen (18) years of age, and...
1 day ago
Corecivic, Inc - Natchez, MS
Who We Are: CoreCivic is the leading, national provider of high-quality corrections and detention management services, providing effective programs that enhance public safety and prepare individuals...
4 days ago
Management & Training Corporation - Meridian, MS
Looking to begin a career in criminal justice or law enforcement and do not know where to start?...
8 days ago
CoreCivic - Natchez, MS
Who We Are: CoreCivic is the leading, national provider of high-quality corrections and detention management services, providing effective programs that enhance public safety and prepare individuals...
30+ days ago
Corecivic - Tutwiler, MS
Who We Are: CoreCivic is the leading, national provider of high-quality, security corrections and detention management services, providing effective programs that enhance public safety and prepare individuals...
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Mississippi

Moving to Mississippi? Find some basic demographic data about Mississippi below.


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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 (29.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (28.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.1%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (12.7%)
  • Master's Degree (7.5%)
  • Some College (3.3%)
  • 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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