How much does a Correctional Officer make in Rhode Island? The average Correctional Officer salary in Rhode Island is $48,202 as of July 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $42,913 and $53,491. 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% $42,913 10% $38,098 90% $58,307 75% $53,491 $48,202 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Correctional Officer

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)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Coventry, RI Avg. Salary $48,339 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Cumberland, RI Avg. Salary $48,431 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location East Providence, RI Avg. Salary $48,431 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Narragansett, RI Avg. Salary $48,408 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Tiverton, RI Avg. Salary $48,157 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Westerly, RI Avg. Salary $48,859 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Woonsocket, RI Avg. Salary $48,385 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Adamsville, RI Avg. Salary $48,141 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Albion, RI Avg. Salary $48,431 Date Updated July 27, 2020
Location Ashaway, RI Avg. Salary $48,865 Date Updated July 27, 2020
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