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Correction Officer City or County Jail Salary
in British Columbia, Canada

$48,193 (CAD)

Average Salary

$23/hr

Average Hourly

$843

Average Bonus

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Correction Officer City or County Jail is $48,193 a year and $23 an hour in British Columbia, Canada. The average salary range for a Correction Officer City or County Jail is between $35,888 and $58,441. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Correction Officer City or County Jail. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in British Columbia, Canada.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • Guards inmates in penal institution in accordance with established policies, regulations, and procedures.
  • Observes conduct and behavior of inmates to prevent disturbances and escapes.
  • Inspects locks, window bars, grills, doors, and gates for tampering.
  • Searches inmates and cells for contraband articles.
  • Guards and directs inmates during work assignments.
  • Patrols assigned areas for evidence of forbidden activities, infraction of rules, and unsatisfactory attitude or adjustment of prisoners.
  • Reports observations to superior.
  • Employs weapons or force to maintain discipline and order among prisoners, if necessary.
  • May escort inmates to and from visiting room, medical office, and religious services.
  • May guard entrance of jail to screen visitors.
  • May prepare written report concerning incidences of inmate disturbances or injuries.
  • May be designated according to institution as correction officer, city or county jail; correction officer, penitentiary; correction officer, reformatory.
  • May guard prisoners in transit between jail, courtroom, prison, or other point, traveling by automobile or public transportation and be designated guard, deputy.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
$55,869
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Skills data not available for this job

Correction Officer City or County Jail Job Listings for British Columbia, Canada

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