Correction Officer Jobs in South Carolina

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Detention Officer (Uncertified)

  • Dorchester County, South Carolina
  • Summerville, SC
  • 20 days ago

Qualifications Education and Experience: High school diploma or GED supplemented by the completion of required law enforcement coursework....

Detention Officer (Certified)

  • Dorchester County
  • Summerville, SC
  • 45+ days ago

Education and Experience: High school diploma or GED supplemented by the completion of required law enforcement coursework....

Temporary Correctional Officer - BRRC, JDC, MEC

  • State of South Carolina
  • Richland, SC
  • 90+ days ago

Consider becoming a Correctional Officer and joining the South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justices (SCDJJ) Team!...

Temporary Correctional Officer - UEC

  • State of South Carolina
  • Union, SC
  • 90+ days ago

Consider becoming a Correctional Officer and joining the South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justices (SCDJJ) Team!...

Correctional Officer II - UEC

  • State of South Carolina
  • Union, SC
  • 90+ days ago

Consider becoming a Correctional Officer and joining the South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justices (SCDJJ) Team!...

Correctional Officer II-CEC

  • State of South Carolina
  • Dorchester, SC
  • 90+ days ago

Consider becoming a Correctional Officer and joining the South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justices (SCDJJ) Team!...

Demographic Data for South Carolina

Moving to South Carolina? Find some basic demographic data about South Carolina below.


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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in South Carolina

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

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  • University of South Carolina
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  • State South Carolina
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  • City of Clemson, SC
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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 (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 South Carolina
  • None (78.7%)
  • 1-2 years (14.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (6.8%)

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