Correction Officer Jobs in South Carolina

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Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System - Bennettsville, SC
We protect public safety by ensuring federal offenders serve their sentences of imprisonment in facilities that are safe, humane, and provide reentry programming....
6 hours ago
Dorchester County, South Carolina - Summerville, SC
Qualifications Education and Experience: High school diploma or GED supplemented by the completion of required law enforcement coursework....
1 day ago
Department Of Justice - Bennettsville, SC
We protect public safety by ensuring federal offenders serve their sentences of imprisonment in facilities that are safe, humane, and provide reentry programming....
2 days ago
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System - Bennettsville, SC
Special Conditions of Employment Section: Appointment is subject to satisfactory completion of a urinalysis, physical, and background investigation....
1 day ago
South Carolina Job Board - Columbia, SC
A background investigation will be conducted that may include, but not limited to, criminal records, driver's license and child abuse registry prior to an offer of employment....
2 days ago
Department Of Justice - Bennettsville, SC
We protect public safety by ensuring federal offenders serve their sentences of imprisonment in facilities that are safe, humane, and provide reentry programming....
6 days ago
Department Juvenile Justice - Dorchester, SC
Juvenile Correctional Officer II- ($34,483): A high school diploma/GED and 12 months experience in correctional, military, law enforcement, correctional or police work....
8 days ago
Department Of Justice - Edgefield, SC
We protect public safety by ensuring federal offenders serve their sentences of imprisonment in facilities that are safe, humane, and provide reentry programming....
13 days ago
South Carolina Job Board - Columbia, SC
Ability to meet and maintain certification under the SC Law Enforcement Training Act....
13 days ago
Department Of Justice - Edgefield, SC
We protect public safety by ensuring federal offenders serve their sentences of imprisonment in facilities that are safe, humane, and provide reentry programming....
13 days ago
Department Of Justice - Edgefield, SC
We protect public safety by ensuring federal offenders serve their sentences of imprisonment in facilities that are safe, humane, and provide reentry programming....
14 days ago
Department Juvenile Justice - Richland, SC
Juvenile Correctional Officer II- ($34,483): A high school diploma/GED, must be 21 years of age, and a minimum of one (1) year experience in military, law enforcement, correctional or police work....
24 days ago
Department Juvenile Justice - Richland, SC
Juvenile Correctional Officer II- ($34,483): A high school diploma/GED and 12 months experience in correctional, military, law enforcement, correctional or police work....
24 days ago
Department Juvenile Justice - Union, SC
Juvenile Correctional Officer II- ($34,483): A high school diploma or GED and 12 months experience in correctional, military, law enforcement or police work....
24 days ago
South Carolina Job Board - Columbia, SC
Preferred Qualifications Ability to meet and maintain certification by Continuing Law Enforcement (CLEE)....
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for South Carolina

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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in South Carolina

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

$37,936

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Correction Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

Correction Officers in South Carolina offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (29.5%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (27.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.1%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (12.7%)
  • Master's Degree (7.4%)
  • Some College (3.3%)
  • Some High School (1.3%)
  • Doctorate Degree (0.9%)

Average Work Experience

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

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