How much does a Correctional Officer make in Delaware? The average Correctional Officer salary in Delaware is $47,632 as of February 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $42,414 and $52,859. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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25% $42,414 10% $37,664 90% $57,618 75% $52,859 $47,632 50%(Median)
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Correctional Officer enforces rules and regulations in a prison, jail or other holding facility. Presides over prisoners awaiting trial or those who have been convicted of a crime. Being a Correctional Officer oversees prisoner conduct and safety. Supervises prisoners during meals, recreation, work and other daily activities. Additionally, Correctional Officer documents violations and takes appropriate disciplinary actions. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Correctional Officer possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Bear, DE Avg. Salary $48,303 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Delaware City, DE Avg. Salary $48,321 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Harrington, DE Avg. Salary $48,403 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Lewes, DE Avg. Salary $48,403 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Middletown, DE Avg. Salary $48,209 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Milford, DE Avg. Salary $48,403 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Rehoboth Beach, DE Avg. Salary $48,497 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Seaford, DE Avg. Salary $47,405 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Smyrna, DE Avg. Salary $48,230 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Bethany Beach, DE Avg. Salary $48,497 Date Updated February 26, 2020
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