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Fast Facts for Correctional Officers And Jailers in Pennsylvania

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Scranton and Harrisburg
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Pittsburgh and Allentown
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Pittsburgh and Scranton

Salaries for Correctional Officers And Jailers in Pennsylvania

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Harrisburg and Pittsburgh

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More Pennsylvania Correctional Officer Schools

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Newtown
Associate
9,649
Butler
Associate
3,656
Allentown
Masters
1,888
Pittsburgh
Associate
18,525
Monaca
Associate
3,194
Philadelphia
Associate
17,334
Media
Associate
10,816
Erie
Doctorate
4,134
Harrisburg
Associate
9,774
Scranton
Associate
1,502
Schnecksville
Associate
7,184
Blue Bell
Associate
9,184
Cresson
Masters
1,595
Johnstown
Associate
1,358
Reading
Associate
4,682
Pittsburgh
Doctorate
27,020
Villanova
Doctorate & First Professional
10,470
Youngwood
Associate
6,239

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Correctional Officers And Jailers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Pennsylvania. 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. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Source: 2015 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2014-24 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov.

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Harrisburg 680 $54,950
Carlisle 680 $54,950
Erie 500 $47,520
Pittsburgh 1520 $52,560
Scranton 860 $55,480
Wilkes 860 $55,480
Barre 860 $55,480
Hazleton 860 $55,480

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