Correction Officer Jobs in Missouri

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Phelps County Clerk - Rolla, MO
Job Information Phelps County Clerk Corrections Officer (CO) in Rolla, Missouri Jail staff currently works 12 hours shifts on a non-rotating basis....
3 days ago
Webster County Sheriff's Office - Marshfield, MO
Detention Officer Correctional Officer Webster County Sheriff's Office - Marshfield, Missouri Dec 10, 2020 Request More Information Application Deadline: Jan 22, 2021 Salary Information Entry Level:...
30+ days ago
City of Florissant - Florissant, MO
Correction Officers will not conduct strip searches of prisoners under any circumstances....
30+ days ago
Greene County - Springfield, MO
Job Advertisement Click here to view the job description. Disclaimer Greene County is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance withthe Americans with Disabilities Act, the County will provide...
45+ days ago

Demographic Data for Missouri

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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Missouri

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

$31,967

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Correction Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

Correction Officers in Missouri offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (27.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.7%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.8%)
  • Master's Degree (7.3%)
  • 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 Missouri
  • None (78.7%)
  • 1-2 years (14.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (6.8%)

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