Correctional Officer Careers

Hiring Bonus: $5,000

  • $2,500 upon successful graduation.

  • $2,500 after six months of full-time employment.



Employment Opportunities With ADCRR

The Arizona Department of Corrections, Rehabilitation & Reentry is dedicated to developing, encouraging, recognizing and rewarding the professional performance and growth by employees at all levels. Join our team and help to proudly serve our community!

Apply to become a Correctional Officer at the following Arizona State Prison Complexes* by clicking the links below:

*Open and closed complex job postings are subject to change.



  • Starting Salary: $45,621 - $54,975

    • There are additional geographical stipends as follows: 5% of the base salary for the Lewis Complex and the Safford Complex, 10% of the base salary for Eyman Complexes and Globe Unit, and 15% of the base salary at Winslow Complex and Apache Unit.

  • Medical/Dental

  • 10 paid holidays per year

  • 12 paid vacation days per year

  • 12 paid sick days per year

  • Retirement plan

  • 21 hours of college credit for COTA graduates

  • Tuition reimbursement


Current Hiring Locations

Are you ready to begin the Correctional Officer hiring process? Follow the instructions below to get scheduled for testing: