Correctional Officer Salary in Portsmouth, Ohio

How much does a Correctional Officer make in Portsmouth, OH? The average Correctional Officer salary in Portsmouth, OH is $41,151 as of October 30, 2019, but the range typically falls between $36,642 and $45,670. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

About Portsmouth, Ohio    Portsmouth is a city in and the county seat of Scioto County, Ohio, United States. Located in southern Ohio 41 miles (66 km) south of Chillicothe, it....More

Portsmouth, Ohio  area prices were up 1.3% from a year ago    View the Cost of Living in Portsmouth, Ohio

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Job Description

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 2019 Salary.com)

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