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Assignment Officer Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$127,557 (USD)

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Last updated: May 22, 2019

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The average pay for an Assignment Officer is $127,557 a year and $61 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for an Assignment Officer is between $88,631 and $158,705. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Directs prison rehabilitation programs and assignment of inmates under direction of director, institution: plans and coordinates programs for providing educational, recreational, and spiritual services; supplying medical, dental, and psychiatric treatment; and meeting other needs of inmates in conformity with established policies of correctional institution.
  • Administers and scores intelligence, aptitude, and other standard tests to evaluate inmates' suitability for rehabilitation.
  • Reviews case reports of prisoners to recommend parole, vocational training, transfer, psychiatric treatment, custody status, or other disposition according to findings.
  • Directs workers engaged in maintenance of inmate records.
  • Confers with other members of prison staff to coordinate all program activities in conformity with prison routine and security requirements.
  • Prepares and delivers speeches to promote understanding of prison services and characteristics of offenders.
Assignment Officer Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: General and Operations Managers

Job family population: 2,212,200

Estimated population of Assignment Officer jobs: 17,897

Rate of error: 0.3%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Assignment Officer Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Public Affairs Specialist (External Affairs Officer)
May 15
Chicago, IL, USA
Federal Emergency Management Agency
EMERGENCY ASSIGNMENT**: IMAT employees are subject to a 24-hour on call work schedules in the event ... When deployed,*** the External Affairs Officer reports to the Federal Coordinating Officer/ Deputy ...
Chief Program Officer (CPO)
Mar 19
Chicago, IL, USA
Reporting directly to the President/CEO, the Chief Program Officer (CPO) will oversee all programs ... assignment and training; recommends and approves salaries, promotions, demotions and terminations ...
Security Officer (JO3R-20)
Mar 7
Chicago, IL, USA
Andy Frain Services
Security Officers must maintain a professional image and demonstrate excellent customer service at ... related to job assignment. * Make recommendations to management on better safety and loss ...
Licensed Security Officer (J03R-40)
Feb 22
Oak Brook, IL, USA
Andy Frain Services
Security Officer(s) - Oak Brook Center We are seeking a part time security officer position, 16 ... related to job assignment. * Make recommendations to management on better safety and loss ...
Registered Nurse
May 18
La Porte, United States
Progeny Human Resources Solutions, LLC
Provides nursing care delivery system, which facilitates the assignment of nursing personnel based ... Ensures annual review by Department Director, Chief Nursing Officer, and administration. * Assures ...
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