Salary Range

Correctional Officer Salary

No Prior Correctional Experience:

Starting salary is $31,886 during the 7-week paid training period. A salary increase of $1,030 is granted following successful completion of training and upon assignment to the institution work location. There is an additional geographical stipend of 5% of the base salary for the Lewis Complex, Florence Complex, Globe Complex and the Safford Complex. There is an additional geographical stipend of 10% of the base salary for Winslow Complex and Apache Unit.

Prior Correctional Experience:

A higher salary is available for those with one to eight years of experience directly supervising incarcerated persons. There is an additional geographical stipend of 5% of the base salary for the Lewis Complex, Florence Complex, Globe Complex  and Safford Complex. There is an additional geographical stipend of 10% of base salary for Winslow Complex and Apache Unit.