First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

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  • Supervising Field Representative (Union Business Agent) - California Correctional Peace Officers Association - West Sacramento, CA

    Union Supervising Field Representative (Business Agent) The California Correctional Peace Officers Association, labor representative for over twenty-five thousand state correctional peace officers ...

  • Correctional Lieutenant MECC - Missouri State Department of Corrections - Pacific, MO

    Serves as: assistant/relief shift supervisor in an adult correctional facility with the Division of Adult Institutions OR assistant/relief shift supervisor in a community release center with the ...

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What They Do

Directly supervise and coordinate activities of correctional officers and jailers.


  • 2014 employment: 47,600
  • May 2015 median annual wage: $59,720

Job Outlook

Projected employment change, 2014–24:

  • Number of new jobs: 1,500
  • Growth rate: 3 percent (Slower than average)

How to Become One

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent
  • Work experience in a related occupation: Less than 5 years
  • Typical on-the-job training: Moderate-term on-the-job training

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