Correction Officer Jobs in Virginia

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Nottoway Correctional Center - Nottoway, VA
Nottoway Correctional Center is hiring Corrections Officers to contribute to the agencys public safety mission by providing for the safety and security of the public, staff, and offenders by ensuring...
5 days ago
Pocahontas State Correctional - Tazewell, VA
Corrections Officers contribute to the agencys public safety mission by providing for the safety and security of the public, staff, and offenders by ensuring effective and safe custody and control along...
6 days ago
Keen Mountain Correctional Ctr - Buchanan, VA
Certification as a Corrections Officer by DCJS. Knowledge of Department of Corrections policies and procedures. Demonstrated ability to train and handle canines....
6 days ago
Virginia State Government - Lunenburg, VA
Job Information Virginia State Government Corrections Officer - #69113 in Lunenburg, Virginia Title: Corrections Officer - #69113Location: US-VA-Lunenburg...
6 days ago
BLUE RIDGE REGIONAL JAIL AUTHORITY - Lynchburg, VA
Blue Ridge Regional Jail Authority Now Hiring Jail Officers LPNs No Experience Necessary We Train Our Own Are you looking for Excellent Pay and Benefits? Look no further. Age 20 or older, starting...
8 days ago
Virginia State Government - Buckingham, VA
Job Information Virginia State Government Corrections Officer in Buckingham, Virginia Title: Corrections OfficerLocation: US-VA-Buckingham...
9 days ago
Virginia State Government - Goochland, VA
Job Information Virginia State Government Corrections Officer - #69113 in Goochland, Virginia Title: Corrections Officer - #69113Location: US-VA-Goochland...
9 days ago
BLUE RIDGE REGIONAL JAIL AUTHORITY - Lynchburg, VA
Blue Ridge Regional Jail Authority Now Hiring JAIL OFFICERS LPNs NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY WE TRAIN OUR OWN Are you looking for Excellent Pay and Benefits? Look no further... Age 20 or older,...
10 days ago
Loudoun County Virginia - Leesburg, VA
All selected applicants, who are not currently certified as a Virginia Law Enforcement officer, must satisfactorily complete a Virginia law enforcement academy upon hire....
11 days ago
Lunenburg Correctional Center - Lunenburg, VA
Corrections Officers contribute to the agencys public safety mission by providing for the safety and security of the public, staff, and offenders by ensuring effective and safe custody and control along...
13 days ago
VA Corr Center for Women - Goochland, VA
contribute to the agencys public safety mission by providing for the safety and security of the public, staff, and offenders by ensuring effective and safe custody and control along with compliance...
13 days ago
Deep Meadow Correctional Ctr - Goochland, VA
Corrections Officers contribute to the agencys public safety mission by providing for the safety and security of the public, staff, and offenders by ensuring effective and safe custody and control along...
13 days ago
Hanover County Government - Hanover, VA
Ability to develop skill in the use of firearms and other emergency equipment, including breathing apparatus and fire extinguishers....
30+ days ago
Virginia State Government - Culpeper, VA
Job Information Virginia State Government Corrections Officer - #69113 in Culpeper, Virginia Title: Corrections Officer - #69113Location: US-VA-Culpeper...
30+ days ago
Coffeewood Correctional Center - Culpeper, VA
Corrections Officers contribute to the agencys public safety mission by providing for the safety and security of the public, staff, and offenders by ensuring effective and safe custody and control along...
30+ days ago

Demographic Data for Virginia

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Salary for Correction Officer Jobs in Virginia

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

$42,279

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Correction Officer positions.

Highest Education Level

Correction Officers in Virginia offer the following education background
  • High School or GED (30.1%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (27.3%)
  • Associate's Degree (16.9%)
  • Vocational or Certification (12.8%)
  • Master's Degree (7.4%)
  • 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 Virginia
  • None (78.7%)
  • 1-2 years (14.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (6.8%)

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