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Why Choose Correctional Officer Classes

Pay

The average annual salary of a state correctional officer is $38,380. Correctional officers working for the federal government earn the highest annual salary at $58,010 per year.

No College Experience Required

Prospective corrections officers may find employment with only a high school diploma or GED

Health Benefits

In addition to making more than the national average inccome, coorrectional offices receive health, dental, vision and life insurance

Job Outlook

Better job opportunities and positions as a corrections officer are becoming available

Adequate Holidays

In addition to government holidays, full-time employees may be able to take up to 13 sick days per year. For officers with more than 5 yrs of experience, they may take up to 20 days per year

Prison Guard classes now accepting new students

As a correctional officer, you will be responsible for overseeing either people who are awaiting trial or those who have been sentenced to serve time in prison.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the median wage for a correctional officer was $43,510 per year in 2017. Correctional officers working for the federal government earn the highest annual salary, at $58,010 per year.

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References:
1. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook, Correctional Officers and Bailiffs – https://www.bls.gov/ooh/protective-service/correctional-officers.htm

Correctional Officers

Prospective corrections officers may find employment with only a high school diploma or GED.

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