First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

Top 3 correctional supervisor Jobs

  • Correctional Sergeant PCC (3 Positions) - Missouri State Department of Corrections - Mineral Point, MO

    Supervises Correctional Officers; develops expectations/monitors performance and work habits. Assists the Corrections Training Officer in conducting orientation and in-service training programs

  • Correctional Officer (Senior Officer) - US Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System - Florence, CO

    Duties Provides supervision, care and correctional treatment of inmates and guidance to lower ... Management or supervisory work in a business or other orga

  • Correctional Clinical Associate (CCA) - Plane Unit - The University of Texas Medical Branch - Dayton, TX

    The mission of Correctional Managed Care is to address the healthcare needs of underserved patient ... Performs tasks delegated by physicians and supervised by RN staff. * Demonstrates competency to ...

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What They Do

Directly supervise and coordinate activities of correctional officers and jailers.


  • 2020 employment: 55,300
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $62,220

Job Outlook

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: -1,500
  • Growth rate: -3 percent (Decline)

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: None

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