Correction Officer Jobs in Texas

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Desoto, TX
Jailer Salary $37,057.68 - $46,076.57 Annually Location DeSoto, TX Job Type Regular Fulltime Department Police Job Number 00722 Closing Continuous Description The purpose of this position is to...
2 days ago
Corecivic, Inc - Taylor, TX
Who We Are: CoreCivic is the leading, national provider of high-quality corrections and detention management services, providing effective programs that enhance public safety and prepare individuals...
1 day ago
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System - Beaumont, TX
We protect public safety by ensuring federal offenders serve their sentences of imprisonment in facilities that are safe, humane, and provide reentry programming....
1 day ago
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System - Bryan, TX
Special Conditions of Employment Section: Appointment is subject to satisfactory completion of a urinalysis, physical, and background investigation....
1 day ago
Bureau of Prisons - Grand Prairie, TX
Special Conditions of Employment Section: Appointment is subject to satisfactory completion of a urinalysis, physical, and background investigation....
3 hours ago
County of El Paso - El Paso, TX
Must be able to pass pre-employment background investigation....
1 day ago
McKinney, TX
to pass a Pre-Employment Physical/Drug Screen Must be able to pass a Psychological Test In some instances, a polygraph exam may also be administered Must be able to obtain the Texas Commission on Law...
2 days ago
City of Garland - Garland, TX
investigation, polygraph; psychological evaluations; interviews; drug screening, and demonstrated knowledge of a computer keyboard....
4 days ago
Department Of Justice - Beaumont, TX
We protect public safety by ensuring federal offenders serve their sentences of imprisonment in facilities that are safe, humane, and provide reentry programming....
5 days ago
Department Of Justice - Three Rivers, TX
We protect public safety by ensuring federal offenders serve their sentences of imprisonment in facilities that are safe, humane, and provide reentry programming....
5 days ago
CoreCivic - Taylor, TX
Who We Are: CoreCivic is the leading, national provider of high-quality corrections and detention management services, providing effective programs that enhance public safety and prepare individuals...
5 days ago
Travis County - Austin, TX
Corrections Officer: $49,190.79 yr./4,099.23 mo....
5 days ago
Federal Bureau of Prisons - Grand Prairie, TX
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
Management Training - Diboll, TX
Job Information MANAGEMENT and TRAINING Correctional Officer - Diboll, TX in DIBOLL, Texas Position Summary:i Reports to the designated sergeant....
7 days ago
Management & Training Corporation - Venus, TX
Employment is contingent upon receiving the above listed documents, passing a physical agility test, background, and exam in the TDCJ Correctional Officer Pre-Service Training Academy....
7 days ago

Demographic Data for Texas

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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Texas

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

$42,804

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Correction Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

Correction Officers in Texas offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.8%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (27.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.4%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.9%)
  • Master's Degree (7.3%)
  • Some College (3.4%)
  • 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 Texas
  • None (78.7%)
  • 1-2 years (14.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (6.8%)

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