Correction Officer Jobs in Texarkana, TX

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Texas Department of Criminal Justice - New Boston, TX (13 miles from Texarkana, TX)
The Texas Department of Criminal Justice is hiring Correctional Officers across the state!...
10 days ago
Texarkana, AR (21 miles from Texarkana, TX)
You must be able to perform the essential functions of a Correctional Officer, with or without reasonable accommodation. You must pass the Drug Test. You must pass the Physical Agility Test....
11 days ago
State of Arkansas - Texarkana, AR (21 miles from Texarkana, TX)
Position Number: 48000055 County: Miller Anticipated Starting Salary: $29,046.00 Location: Southwest AR Center - Texarkana The mission of the Department of Corrections is to be a public safety resource...
90+ days ago

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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Texarkana, TX

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


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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Correction Officers in Texarkana, TX offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (29.4%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (27.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.1%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (12.7%)
  • Master's Degree (7.5%)
  • 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 Texarkana, TX
  • None (78.7%)
  • 1-2 years (14.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (6.8%)

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