Correction Officer Jobs in Independence, VA

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Va Dept Of Correctionsrivernorth - Independence, VA
Corrections Officers contribute to the agency's public safety mission by providing for the safety and security of the public, staff, andisupervisees by ensuring effective and safe custody and control...
7 days ago

Demographic Data for Independence, VA

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Correction Officer Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Posture Analysis and Posture Correction
Welcome,This course is meant for everybody with or without health and anatomy knowledge.This course has got three chapters.1- Theoretical information of Posture and Effecting Factors2- Practical...

Officer Wellness - Course
The mental health of law enforcement officers is a critical issue. Those involved in law enforcement, and their families, are subjected to stressors unlike any other group in the U.S. This course...

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Chief Wealth Officer is an accessible, easy and approachable way for business owners, entrepreneurs, and solopreneurs to learn what they need to know about proper business money management.This...

Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Independence, VA

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

$42,279

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Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Correction Officers in Independence, VA offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (29.5%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (27.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (17.0%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (12.7%)
  • Master's Degree (7.4%)
  • Some College (3.3%)
  • 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 Independence, VA
  • None (78.7%)
  • 1-2 years (14.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (6.8%)

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