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Correctional Officer salary in Kentucky

Average salary
$37,000/yr
Based on 522 income tax records
$20,000
$67,500
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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$20,000
$67,500
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?question mark icon
The average salary for a Correctional Officer in Kentucky is $37,000 per year. These insights are exclusive to Mint Salary and are based on 522 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported this type of occupation. Correctional Officer salaries in Kentucky can vary between $20,000 to $67,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, and more. Read more
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Correctional Officer salary by city

Location
Average salary per year
Salary range
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Somerset, KY
10 income tax records
$52,500/yr
$51K – $62K
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London, KY
11 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$32K – $55K
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Richmond, KY
11 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$31K – $54K
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Louisville, KY
48 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$36K – $45K
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Georgetown, KY
13 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$29K – $62K
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Lexington, KY
36 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$31K – $47K
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Beattyville, KY
10 income tax records
$37,500/yr
$30K – $45K
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West Liberty, KY
10 income tax records
$34,000/yr
$33K – $34K

Correctional Officer salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year
Salary range
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National Finance Center, Kentucky
94 income tax records
$61,500/yr
$53K – $66K
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Louisville Jefferson Co Metro, Kentucky
25 income tax records
$46,000/yr
$43K – $49K
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Lexington Fayette Urban Co Gov, Kentucky
28 income tax records
$43,500/yr
$38K – $48K
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CoreCivic, Kentucky
11 income tax records
$36,000/yr
$33K – $43K
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Department Of Corrections, Kentucky
147 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$31K – $39K
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Red Onion State Prison, Kentucky
11 income tax records
$34,500/yr
$33K – $35K

Correctional Officer demographics in Kentucky

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59% are single
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41% are married
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53% have kids
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33% own a home

Correctional Officer salaries by age

$0
$10,250
$20,500
$30,750
$41,000
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for Correctional Officers in Kentucky

522 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a correctional officer in Kentucky is $37,000 per year. Correctional officer salaries in Kentucky can vary between $20,000 to $67,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 522 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as correctional officer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for correctional officers in Kentucky: National Finance Center ($61,500 a year), Louisville Jefferson Co Metro ($46,000 a year), and Lexington Fayette Urban Co Gov ($43,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for correctional officers in Kentucky: Somerset, KY ($52,500 a year), London, KY ($45,000 a year), and Richmond, KY ($41,000 a year).
*Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Learn more
**Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.