Correction Officer Jobs in Asheville, NC

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Correctional Officer I's and II's - NC Dept. of Public Safety - Buncombe

  • State of North Carolina
  • Asheville, NC
  • 45+ days ago

Deputy Sheriff Detention Officer Federal Correction Officer Special Officer (Certified Police Officer) i.e., Hospital Police Related criminal justice or law enforcement role This is notanexhaustive...

Correctional Officer I

  • State of North Carolina
  • Alexander, NC
  • 45+ days ago

Deputy Sheriff Detention Officer Federal Correction Officer Special Officer (Certified Police Officer) i.e., Hospital Police Related criminal justice or law enforcement role ***This is not an exhaustive...

Demographic Data for Asheville, NC

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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Asheville, NC

Estimated salary range based on data from US Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) and iHireLawEnforcement research efforts.

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Correction Officer positions

  • Asheville-Buncombe Technical Community College
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  • Warren Wilson College
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  • State of North Carolina
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  • University of North Carolina Asheville
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Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Correction Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

Correction Officers in Asheville, NC offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (28.9%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (28.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.2%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (12.7%)
  • Master's Degree (7.5%)
  • Some College (3.3%)
  • Some High School (1.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

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

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