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Fast Facts for Correctional Officers And Jailers in Georgia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Albany, Macon and Augusta
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Atlanta, Brunswick and Columbus
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Atlanta, Augusta and Macon

Salaries for Correctional Officers And Jailers in Georgia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Atlanta, Augusta and Brunswick

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More Georgia Correctional Officer Schools

Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) 2016-17, National Center for Education Statistics, http://nces.ed.gov/ipeds/

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Savannah
Doctorate
8,954
Warner Robins
Associates
7,762
Macon
Masters
7,714
Savannah
Doctorate
7,157
Waco
Associates
6,743
Atlanta
Masters
6,608
Rome
Associates
6,016
Dalton
Bachelors
5,188
Savannah
Masters
4,955
Augusta
Associates
4,370
Clarkston
Associates
4,103
Valdosta
Associates
3,939
Savannah
Associates
3,938
Thomasville
Associates
3,521
Tifton
Bachelors
3,475
Albany
Masters
3,041
Waycross
Associates
2,775
West Point
Masters
1,986
Statesboro
Associates
1,904
Americus
Associates
1,829
Savannah
Doctorate
1,392
Atlanta
Associates
220

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Correctional Officers And Jailers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Georgia. 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.

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 22.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Athens-Clarke County130 $31,130
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell4100 $37,380
Albany320 $30,230
Macon480 $32,680
Savannah500 $34,420
Valdosta370 $33,830
Warner Robins290 $34,160
Brunswick130 $30,180
Dalton70 $29,480
Gainesville140 $35,680

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