Correctional Officer salary in San Diego County, CA

Average salary
$68,500/yr
Based on 153 income tax records
$26,000
$100,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$26,000
$100,000
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 $68,500 per year. This is based on data from 153 TurboTax users who reported their job as Correctional Officer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Correctional Officer salary can vary between $26,000 to $100,000 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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Indio, CA
13 income tax records
$84,000/yr
$70K – $91K
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Tehachapi, CA
36 income tax records
$80,500/yr
$76K – $93K
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Chula Vista, CA
31 income tax records
$78,000/yr
$55K – $86K
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Fontana, CA
17 income tax records
$78,000/yr
$68K – $84K
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Corona, CA
11 income tax records
$77,500/yr
$66K – $101K
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Menifee, CA
11 income tax records
$76,500/yr
$65K – $83K
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Palmdale, CA
12 income tax records
$75,500/yr
$58K – $79K
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Lancaster, CA
28 income tax records
$74,500/yr
$68K – $90K
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Imperial, CA
24 income tax records
$71,500/yr
$60K – $84K
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Hesperia, CA
19 income tax records
$70,000/yr
$58K – $87K
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San Diego, CA
53 income tax records
$69,000/yr
$55K – $79K
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Victorville, CA
35 income tax records
$67,000/yr
$53K – $74K
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Brawley, CA
16 income tax records
$66,500/yr
$58K – $79K
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Apple Valley, CA
27 income tax records
$66,500/yr
$54K – $75K
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El Centro, CA
25 income tax records
$62,500/yr
$47K – $72K
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Adelanto, CA
16 income tax records
$59,500/yr
$51K – $67K
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Riverside, CA
16 income tax records
$53,000/yr
$39K – $62K
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Calexico, CA
14 income tax records
$51,500/yr
$42K – $66K
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Los Angeles, CA
20 income tax records
$50,500/yr
$45K – $63K
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San Luis, AZ
35 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$39K – $51K
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Yuma, AZ
55 income tax records
$39,000/yr
$34K – $44K

Correctional Officer salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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The GEO Group, San Diego County, CA
12 income tax records
$80,000/yr
$71K – $83K
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State Of California, San Diego County, CA
46 income tax records
$78,000/yr
$61K – $91K
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CoreCivic, San Diego County, CA
32 income tax records
$75,000/yr
$61K – $82K
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National Finance Center, San Diego County, CA
15 income tax records
$72,000/yr
$65K – $78K
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County Of San Diego, San Diego County, CA
13 income tax records
$43,500/yr
$42K – $49K

Correctional Officer demographics in San Diego County, CA

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60% are single
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40% are married
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47% have kids
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42% own a home

Correctional Officer salaries by age in San Diego County, CA

$0
$19,875
$39,750
$59,625
$79,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

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

153 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a correctional officer in San Diego County, CA is $68,500 per year. Correctional officer salaries in San Diego County, CA can vary between $26,000 to $100,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 153 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: The GEO Group ($80,000 a year), State of California ($78,000 a year), and CoreCivic ($75,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for correctional officers in San Diego County, CA: Indio, CA ($84,000 a year), Tehachapi, CA ($80,500 a year), and Chula Vista, CA ($78,000 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.