Correction Officer Jobs in Philadelphia, PA

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Montgomery County (PA) - Norristown, PA (14 miles from Philadelphia, PA)
Physical ability to learn the proper use of weapons, restraining devices and all other equipment related to corrections. Mental stamina to work in a highly stressful environment....
60+ days ago
County of Chester - West Chester, PA (23 miles from Philadelphia, PA)
Summary The Correctional Officer I is responsible for ensuring the safety of the public while preventing escapes, disorder and the entry of contraband into the institution....
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Philadelphia, PA

Moving to Philadelphia, PA? Find some basic demographic data about Philadelphia, PA below.


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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Philadelphia, PA

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

$53,944

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Correction Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

Correction Officers in Philadelphia, PA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (29.9%)
  • 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 Philadelphia, PA
  • None (78.7%)
  • 1-2 years (14.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (6.8%)

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