Correction Officer Jobs in Denton, TX

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City Of Frisco Tx - Frisco, TX (17 miles from Denton, TX)
the municipal detention facility, including logging in of property, recording names into the arrest book and onto the computer, fingerprinting, photographing, and conducting a secondary search for weapons...
7 days ago
City of Lewisville - Lewisville, TX (13 miles from Denton, TX)
Performs administrative, clerical, and manual duties associated with the detention of prisoners. Interviews citizens and completes computerized criminal offense reports. After the closing date we...
9 days ago
Denton County - Denton, TX
Must attain certification by the Texas Commission on Law Enforcement as a Jailer within one (1) year of employment. Possession of a valid Driver's License....
45+ days ago
City of Denton - Denton, TX
Essential Functions and Other Important Duties Essential Functions: Ensure the city jail is operated in accordance with applicable local, state and federal laws and regulations related to corrections...
60+ days ago
Town of Little Elm - Little Elm, TX (11 miles from Denton, TX)
JOB SUMMARY The purpose of the Detention Officer is to maximize the efficiency and effectiveness of the patrol division of the police department by supplementing the patrol force through the assumption...
90+ days ago

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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Denton, TX

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

$48,248

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Correction Officers in Denton, TX offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (29.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (28.0%)
  • 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 (0.8%)

Average Work Experience

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

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