Correctional Officer salary in Texas

Average salary
$42,000/yr
Based on 7,417 income tax records
$20,500
$68,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
 
$37K
 
$42K
 
$43K
 
$43K
 
$44K
$20,500
$68,500
How much do Correctional Officers make?
The average total salary for a Correctional Officer is $42,000 per year. This is based on data from 7,417 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Correctional Officer and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Correctional Officer salary can vary between $20,500 to $68,500 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

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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National Finance Center, Texas
238 income tax records
$66,000/yr
$47K – $98K
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Reeves County Texas, Texas
18 income tax records
$58,000/yr
$29K – $67K
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Global Precision Systems, Texas
27 income tax records
$56,000/yr
$34K – $64K
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Travis County, Texas
192 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$37K – $77K
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County Of Jefferson, Texas
18 income tax records
$55,000/yr
$34K – $86K
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Dallasco County Of Dallas, Texas
92 income tax records
$54,000/yr
$27K – $74K
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Asset Protection And Security, Texas
30 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$25K – $70K
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El Paso County, Texas
71 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$39K – $79K
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Harris County, Texas
201 income tax records
$53,500/yr
$29K – $77K
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Ahtna Support Training Service, Texas
21 income tax records
$51,500/yr
$41K – $60K
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Galveston County Texas, Texas
19 income tax records
$51,000/yr
$36K – $65K
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Tarrant County, Texas
116 income tax records
$50,000/yr
$29K – $69K
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The GEO Group, Texas
306 income tax records
$49,000/yr
$24K – $70K
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Collin County Government, Texas
53 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$42K – $63K
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Grayson County, Texas
19 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$43K – $52K
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Nueces County, Texas
35 income tax records
$48,500/yr
$24K – $60K
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Wichita County, Texas
22 income tax records
$46,500/yr
$30K – $58K
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Lubbock County, Texas
28 income tax records
$45,500/yr
$27K – $54K
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Hays County, Texas
36 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$30K – $63K
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Bastrop County, Texas
14 income tax records
$45,000/yr
$38K – $60K
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Comal County, Texas
34 income tax records
$44,500/yr
$31K – $61K
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County Of Randall, Texas
21 income tax records
$43,500/yr
$39K – $51K
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Williamson County, Texas
47 income tax records
$43,000/yr
$30K – $77K
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Potter County, Texas
25 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$37K – $46K
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CoreCivic, Texas
103 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$21K – $54K
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Gregg County, Texas
14 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$34K – $49K
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Mclennan County, Texas
36 income tax records
$42,500/yr
$33K – $49K
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Management Training Institute, Texas
212 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$20K – $61K
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Burnet County, Texas
23 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$28K – $48K
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Montgomery County, Texas
56 income tax records
$42,000/yr
$36K – $46K
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Bell County, Texas
36 income tax records
$41,500/yr
$31K – $50K
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Ellis County, Texas
20 income tax records
$41,000/yr
$36K – $54K
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Brazos County, Texas
18 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$31K – $46K
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State Of Texas, Texas
3,255 income tax records
$40,500/yr
$21K – $61K
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County Of Taylor, Texas
18 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$32K – $45K
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Fort Bend County, Texas
24 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$33K – $49K
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Bexar County, Texas
33 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$27K – $70K
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Denton County Cindy Yeatts Brown, Texas
60 income tax records
$40,000/yr
$28K – $52K
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Victoria County, Texas
15 income tax records
$39,500/yr
$22K – $51K
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Smith County Tx, Texas
16 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$23K – $59K
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Tom Green County, Texas
25 income tax records
$38,500/yr
$32K – $46K
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Hidalgo County, Texas
31 income tax records
$38,000/yr
$29K – $49K
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Southwestern Correctional, Texas
36 income tax records
$37,000/yr
$21K – $55K
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Kaufman County, Texas
15 income tax records
$36,500/yr
$27K – $54K
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Cameron County, Texas
25 income tax records
$35,500/yr
$26K – $44K

Correctional Officer demographics in Texas

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69% are single
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31% are married
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41% have kids
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31% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Correctional Officers in Texas

7,417 full-time salaries from 2019
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FAQS
The average salary for a correctional officer in Texas is $42,000 per year. Correctional officer salaries in Texas can vary between $20,500 to $68,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 7,417 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as correctional officer.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for correctional officers in Texas: National Finance Center ($66,000 a year), Reeves County Texas ($58,000 a year), and Global Precision Systems ($56,000 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for correctional officers in Texas: Big Spring, TX ($58,000 a year), Kyle, TX ($53,000 a year), and Pflugerville, TX ($51,500 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.