Correctional Officer salary in Georgia

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Based on 1,466 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Correctional Officers make?
The average total salary for a Correctional Officer is $37,000 per year. This is based on data from 1,466 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Correctional Officer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Correctional Officer salary can vary between $19,000 to $63,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Correctional Officer salary by location

Correctional Officer salary by company

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Salary range**
National Finance Center, Georgia
68 income tax records
$38K – $107K
Gwinnett County, Georgia
11 income tax records
$43K – $76K
Chatham County Board Of Comm, Georgia
19 income tax records
$20K – $64K
Fulton County Bd Of Commissioner, Georgia
14 income tax records
$41K – $58K
Hall County Government, Georgia
10 income tax records
$37K – $60K
The GEO Group, Georgia
39 income tax records
$27K – $54K
Columbus Consolidated Govt, Georgia
18 income tax records
$32K – $45K
Henry County Board Of Commission, Georgia
15 income tax records
$31K – $54K
State Of Florida, Georgia
35 income tax records
$19K – $51K
Spalding County Boc, Georgia
12 income tax records
$31K – $42K
Floyd County Bd Of Commissioner, Georgia
18 income tax records
$31K – $46K
State Of Georgia, Georgia
514 income tax records
$21K – $57K
CoreCivic, Georgia
78 income tax records
$20K – $47K
Dept Of Juvenile Justice, Georgia
42 income tax records
$19K – $44K

Correctional Officer demographics in Georgia

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78% are single
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22% are married
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49% have kids
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29% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Correctional Officers in Georgia

1,466 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a correctional officer in Georgia is $37,000 per year. Correctional officer salaries in Georgia can vary between $19,000 to $63,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 1,466 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as correctional officer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for correctional officers in Georgia: National Finance Center ($61,500 a year), Gwinnett County ($54,500 a year), and Chatham County Board of Comm ($48,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for correctional officers in Georgia: Jesup, GA ($48,000 a year), Covington, GA ($48,000 a year), and Mcdonough, GA ($46,500 a year).
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
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.