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Correction Officer Salary
in Idaho, United States

$39,341 (USD)

Average Salary

$19/hr

Average Hourly

$688

Average Bonus

Last updated: February 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Correction Officer is $39,341 a year and $19 an hour in Idaho, United States. The average salary range for a Correction Officer is between $29,296 and $47,707. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Correction Officer. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Idaho, United States.

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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.
Correction Officer Job Prevalence in Idaho, United States

Job family: Correctional Officers and Jailers

Job family population: 428,870

Estimated population of Correction Officer jobs: 83,475

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$45,607
5 Year Change:
16 %

Education

Skills

Correction Officer Job Listings for Idaho, United States

Upscale Security Officer (10599)
Feb 14
Saint Maries, Idaho, USA
G4S
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Coeur d'Alene, United States
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Uber Driver Partners
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Jail Detention Officer - Idaho Falls
Dec 4
Idaho Falls, Idaho, USA
Bonneville County
... Officers . Jail assessments are given in the English language. Assessments give applicants an opportunity to demonstrate ability to perform essential job functions that include, but are not limited ...
Police Officer
Feb 12
Twin Falls, United States
City of Twin Falls
Police Officer or Police Officer Recruit EFFECTIVE DATE: Upon Selection EXPECTED STARTING BI-WEEKLY SALARY: $1,960/$23.33 Certified Police Officer w/2 years' experience $1,594/$18.98 Police Officer ...
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