Correctional Officer salary in Colorado

Average salary
$52,000/yr
Based on 1,097 income tax records
$26,500
$77,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$26,500
$77,500
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do Correctional Officers make?
The average total salary for a Correctional Officer is $52,000 per year. This is based on data from 1,097 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Correctional Officer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Correctional Officer salary can vary between $26,500 to $77,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Correctional Officer salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Buena Vista, CO
20 income tax records
$64,500/yr
$55K – $70K
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Littleton, CO
19 income tax records
$58,500/yr
$54K – $69K
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Aurora, CO
52 income tax records
$55,500/yr
$50K – $64K
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Parker, CO
10 income tax records
$55,500/yr
$48K – $61K
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Penrose, CO
13 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$46K – $55K
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Sterling, CO
84 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$48K – $60K
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Florence, CO
25 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$46K – $62K
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Brighton, CO
10 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$44K – $63K
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Denver, CO
71 income tax records
$53,000/yr
$47K – $59K
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Canon City, CO
94 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$45K – $57K
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Pueblo, CO
254 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$48K – $56K
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Colorado Springs, CO
118 income tax records
$51,500/yr
$45K – $57K
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Fountain, CO
23 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$39K – $55K
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La Junta, CO
22 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$41K – $51K
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Rocky Ford, CO
10 income tax records
$47,500/yr
$44K – $51K
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Trinidad, CO
13 income tax records
$46,000/yr
$42K – $52K
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Fort Collins, CO
10 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$38K – $45K

Correctional Officer salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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National Finance Center, Colorado
98 income tax records
$66,000/yr
$60K – $73K
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The GEO Group, Colorado
33 income tax records
$64,000/yr
$45K – $76K
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State Of Colorado, Colorado
710 income tax records
$52,000/yr
$48K – $56K
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CoreCivic, Colorado
39 income tax records
$43,500/yr
$40K – $50K

Correctional Officer demographics in Colorado

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60% are single
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40% are married
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48% have kids
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44% own a home

Correctional Officer salaries by age in Colorado

$0
$13,625
$27,250
$40,875
$54,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Correctional Officers in Colorado

1,097 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a correctional officer in Colorado is $52,000 per year. Correctional officer salaries in Colorado can vary between $26,500 to $77,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,097 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as correctional officer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for correctional officers in Colorado: National Finance Center ($66,000 a year), The GEO Group ($64,000 a year), and State of Colorado ($52,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for correctional officers in Colorado: Buena Vista, CO ($64,500 a year), Littleton, CO ($58,500 a year), and Aurora, CO ($55,500 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.