Correction Officer Jobs in Pennsylvania

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Commonwealth of Pennsylvania - Harrisburg, PA
Candidates must successfully complete a background investigation, medical examination, psychological evaluation, and urinalysis screening for drugs....
5 days ago
Coal Township, PA
Candidates must successfully complete a background investigation, medical examination, psychological evaluation, and urinalysis screening for drugs....
6 days ago
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania - Harrisburg, PA
Candidates must successfully complete a background investigation, medical examination, psychological evaluation, and urinalysis screening for drugs....
9 days ago
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania - Harrisburg, PA
Candidates must successfully complete a background investigation, medical examination, psychological evaluation, and urinalysis screening for drugs....
9 days ago
US Department of Justice - Waymart, PA
Special Conditions of Employment Section: Appointment is subject to satisfactory completion of a urinalysis, physical, and background investigation....
11 days ago
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System - Allenwood, PA
Special Conditions of Employment Section: Appointment is subject to satisfactory completion of a urinalysis, physical, and background investigation....
11 days ago
Albion, PA
Candidates must successfully complete a background investigation, medical examination, psychological evaluation, and urinalysis screening for drugs....
13 days ago
Hawley, PA
Officers....
25 days ago
Allegheny County - Pittsburgh, PA
Correctional Officer, Full-Time Department: Jail Salary: $21.5744 per hour How to Apply: Applications for the position of Correctional Officer, Full-Time are accepted on a continuous basis....
45+ days ago
Gettysburg College - Gettysburg, PA
Department of Public Safety....
45+ days ago
Gettysburg College - Gettysburg, PA
Preferred Qualifications: Previous experience in campus safety/security or law enforcement. PA Lethal Weapons Act (PA Act 235) Certification....
60+ days ago
Montgomery County (PA) - Norristown, 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
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 Pennsylvania

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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Pennsylvania

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

$54,681

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Correction Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

Correction Officers in Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania
  • None (78.7%)
  • 1-2 years (14.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (6.8%)

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