Correctional Officer salary in San Diego County, CA

Average salary
Based on 145 income tax records
Average salary by age
How much do Correctional Officers make?
The average total salary for a Correctional Officer is $69,500 per year. This is based on data from 145 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Correctional Officer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Correctional Officer salary can vary between $23,000 to $98,500 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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State Of California, San Diego County, CA
40 income tax records
$45K – $113K
The GEO Group, San Diego County, CA
12 income tax records
$65K – $89K
National Finance Center, San Diego County, CA
20 income tax records
$34K – $92K
CoreCivic, San Diego County, CA
26 income tax records
$23K – $95K
County Of San Diego, San Diego County, CA
10 income tax records
$42K – $75K

Correctional Officer demographics in San Diego County, CA

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59% are single
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41% are married
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49% have kids
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47% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Correctional Officers in San Diego County, CA

145 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a correctional officer in San Diego County, CA is $69,500 per year. Correctional officer salaries in San Diego County, CA can vary between $23,000 to $98,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 145 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as correctional officer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for correctional officers in San Diego County, CA: State of California ($80,500 a year), The GEO Group ($74,000 a year), and National Finance Center ($71,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for correctional officers in San Diego County, CA: Indio, CA ($88,000 a year), Corona, CA ($88,000 a year), and Tehachapi, CA ($87,500 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.