Alabama Correctional Officer Training Programs and Schools

Career Information for Correctional Officers And Jailers in Alabama

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Fast Facts for Correctional Officers And Jailers in Alabama

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Montgomery, Birmingham and Tuscaloosa
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Dothan, Florence and Auburn
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Birmingham, Montgomery and Tuscaloosa

Salaries for Correctional Officers And Jailers in Alabama

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Montgomery, Birmingham and Tuscaloosa

Schools for Correctional Officers And Jailers in Alabama are listed below.

Selected Correctional Officer Schools in Alabama

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  • Programs: BS in Criminal Justice - Law Enforcement, MS in Criminal Justice - Corrections, BS in Criminal Justice - Crime Scene Investigation, more...
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

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  • Programs: Bachelor's (BSCJ) - Law Enforcement, Bachelor's (BSCJ) - Corrections and Case Management, Bachelor's (BSCJ) - Generalist
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  • Programs: Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice, Bachelor of Science in Professional Studies - Criminal Justice
  • Degrees: Bachelor

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  • Programs: Criminal Justice (BS), Criminal Justice (MS)
  • Degrees: Bachelor, Master

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  • Programs: Master of Criminal Justice
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More Alabama Correctional Officer Schools

School Name Campus Highest Award Enrolled
Central Alabama Community College Alexander City Associate 2,177
Chattahoochee Valley Community College Phenix City Associate 1,929
Enterprise-Ozark Community College Enterprise Associate 2,189
George C Wallace State Community College-Hanceville Hanceville Associate 5,247
George C Wallace State Community College-Selma Selma Associate 1,781
Jefferson State Community College Birmingham Associate 7,944
John C Calhoun State Community College Tanner Associate 9,117
Lawson State Community College-Birmingham Campus Birmingham Associate 3,320
Northwest Shoals Community College-Muscle Shoals Muscle Shoals Associate 3,678
University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham Doctorate & First Professional 16,246
Virginia College-Huntsville Huntsville Bachelor 861

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Correctional Officers And Jailers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Alabama. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Correctional Officers And Jailers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Correctional Officers And Jailers relative to the population of the city, as of 2008. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

A Relative Popularity of 1.0 means that the city has an average number of the particular job, for its population, compared to the rest of the US. Higher numbers mean proportionally more jobs of that type.

Metro Area Jobs Salary


Anniston 50 $24500 0.41
Oxford 50 $24500 0.41
Jacksonville 50 $24500 0.41
Florence 40 $23450 0.24
Muscle Shoals 40 $23450 0.24
Huntsville 440 $35880 0.67
Daphne 180 $34370 0.87
Fairhope 180 $34370 0.87
Foley 180 $34370 0.87
Decatur 220 $31000 1.37
Dothan 120 $27930 0.71
Birmingham 1050 $38610 0.68
Hoover 1050 $38610 0.68
Montgomery 1120 $35740 2.23
Tuscaloosa 210 $42740 0.68
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