First-Line Supervisor of Correctional Officer Salary Information in New York

The average annual and hourly salaries for first-line supervisors of correctional officers in the state of New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of first-line supervisors of correctional officers among New York areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers in New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$112,850
75th Percentile Wage
$99,090
50th Percentile Wage
$85,300
25th Percentile Wage
$72,340
10th Percentile Wage
$64,260

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for first-line supervisors of correctional officers in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $112,850. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $85,300. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $64,260.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$54.26
75th Percentile Wage
$47.64
50th Percentile Wage
$41.01
25th Percentile Wage
$34.78
10th Percentile Wage
$30.90

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for first-line supervisors of correctional officers in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $54.26. The median hourly salary is $41.01. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $30.90.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $85,300 1.55%
2013 $84,000 3.67%
2012 $81,030 5.60%
2011 $76,730 1.24%
2010 $75,790 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for first-line supervisors of correctional officers in state of New York from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 12.55%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 3.67%. We also note that the average annual wage had a sizable growth of 5.60% in the year 2012 and a moderate increase of 1.24% in 2011.

Table 4. Average First-Line Supervisor of Correctional Officer Wage in New York vs. Related Jobs

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers in New York Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of first-line supervisors of correctional officers in some New York cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of first-line supervisors of correctional officers in state of New York ranges from $56,800 to $103,550. The highest paying area for first-line supervisors of correctional officers in New York is Nassau-Suffolk with a median annual salary of $103,550. The second highest paying city/area in New York State is New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island (mean annual salary $101,820). The lowest paying area is Syracuse with a median annual salary of $56,800.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Nassau-Suffolk
$103,550
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$101,820
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$99,890
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$82,740
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown
$80,510
Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area
$78,100
Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$78,020
Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area
$77,940
East Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$77,600
Glens Falls
$76,610
Utica-Rome
$76,450
Rochester
$74,580
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$68,490
Syracuse
$56,800

First-Line Supervisor of Correctional Officer Salary by State

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