• Incumbents working night shifts which include four or more hours between the hours of 6:00 p.m. and 8:00 a.m. the following day will receive 5% shift differential pay
  • The starting salary for Correctional Officers is currently $35,380 and increases to $40,000 when assigned to an institution
  • Vacation accrues at 10 hours per month. Rate increases with length of service
  • Employees in a Correctional Officer (CO) series position will be eligible to retire under the provisions of HB207 if they are employed as Hazardous Duty Level A-1 at the time of retirement, have completed twenty-five (25) years of pension creditable State service, and with at least twenty (20) of those years of pension creditable service as a CO series classified position as Hazardous Duty Level A-1.
  • State paid Life Insurance (administered through The Standard)
    • $2,000.00 fully paid Life Insurance
    • $200,000.00 fully paid, Line of Duty Life Insurance