Correctional Officer and Jailer Salary Information in Rhode Island

The average annual and hourly salaries for correctional officers and jailers in the state of Rhode Island are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of correctional officers and jailers among Rhode Island cities 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Correctional Officers and Jailers in Rhode Island

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$49,700
25th Percentile Wage
$56,140
50th Percentile Wage
$61,890
75th Percentile Wage
$64,930
90th Percentile Wage
$64,930

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for correctional officers and jailers in Rhode Island in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $64,930. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $61,890. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $49,700.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of correctional officers and jailers from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth2-Year Growth
2014
$61,890
3.65% 3.72%
2013
$59,630
0.07% -
2012
$59,590
- -




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