Correctional Officer salary in Mississippi

Average salary
$32,000/yr
Based on 403 income tax records
$17,500
$69,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$29K
 
$32K
 
$35K
 
$33K
 
$32K
$17,500
$69,500
How much do Correctional Officers make?
The average total salary for a Correctional Officer is $32,000 per year. This is based on data from 403 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Correctional Officer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Correctional Officer salary can vary between $17,500 to $69,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Correctional Officer salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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National Finance Center, Mississippi
34 income tax records
$70,000/yr
$45K – $112K
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State Of Louisiana, Mississippi
14 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$25K – $55K
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State Of Arkansas, Mississippi
15 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$22K – $48K
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State Of Mississippi, Mississippi
62 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$19K – $49K
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CoreCivic, Mississippi
26 income tax records
$31,000/yr
$20K – $52K
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Management Training Institute, Mississippi
19 income tax records
$30,500/yr
$16K – $46K

Correctional Officer demographics in Mississippi

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87% are single
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13% are married
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50% have kids
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28% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Correctional Officers in Mississippi

403 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a correctional officer in Mississippi is $32,000 per year. Correctional officer salaries in Mississippi can vary between $17,500 to $69,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 403 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as correctional officer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for correctional officers in Mississippi: National Finance Center ($70,000 a year), State of Louisiana ($37,000 a year), and State of Arkansas ($36,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for correctional officers in Mississippi: Yazoo City, MS ($50,500 a year), Greenville, MS ($38,000 a year), and Jackson, MS ($33,000 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.