Correctional Officers and Jailers

Michael Rodriguez

Career Details

Duties

Guard inmates using procedures ad regulations needed.

Guard prisoner entrances and check visitors.

Maintain records of prisoners' identification and charges.

Process or book convicted individuals into prison.


Conduct head counts to ensure that each prisoner is procedure


Average Hours

9 hours shifts

Work Locations

In a prison or jail

annual salary

$18.75 hourly, $38,990 annual

Education

High School diploma or equivalent

Skills Required

Being able to Handle inmates house them in there cells and maintain order

Job Outlook

5%

Advancement oppurtunity

Warden or High rank officer