First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

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  • Clinical Supervisor - Justice Facility, Correctional Medicine - Kern Medical - Lamont, CA

    Clinical Supervisor - Justice Facility Kern Medical strives to recruit the highest quality ... Correctional Medicine Candidates Background investigation is required of candidates who wish to be ...

  • Correctional Juvenile Staff Nurse - Juvenile Hall - Shift - Kern Medical - Bakersfield, CA

    Accepts assignments and floats to other facilities according to the needs of the Correctional Medicine Department as instructed by the clinical director, clinical supervisor , or designee

  • Correctional Lieutenant BCC (Multiple Positions) - Missouri State Department of Corrections - Boonville, MO

    Serves as: assistant/relief shift supervisor in an adult correctional facility with the Division of Adult Institutions OR assistant/relief shift supervisor in a community release center with the ...

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What They Do

Directly supervise and coordinate activities of correctional officers and jailers.


  • 2020 employment: 55,300
  • May 2021 median annual wage: $62,220

Job Outlook

Projected employment change, 2020-30:

  • Number of new jobs: -1,500
  • Growth rate: -3 percent (Decline)

How to Become One

Education and training:

  • Typical entry-level education: High school diploma or equivalent
  • Work experience in a related occupation: Less than 5 years
  • Typical on-the-job training: None

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