Correction Officer Jobs in Denton, TX

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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....
5 days ago
Town of Little Elm - Little Elm, TX (11 miles from Denton, TX)
**This is a part-time position and is ineligible for benefits. JOB SUMMARY The purpose of the Detention Officer is to maximize the efficiency and effectiveness of the patrol division of the police...
30+ days ago
City of Frisco - Frisco, TX (16 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...
90+ days ago

Demographic Data for Denton, TX

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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 (29.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (27.7%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.1%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.7%)
  • Master's Degree (7.3%)
  • Some College (3.4%)
  • 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 Denton, TX
  • None (78.7%)
  • 1-2 years (14.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (6.8%)

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