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Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2019

33-1011 First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

Directly supervise and coordinate activities of correctional officers and jailers.


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Wage RSE (3)
46,430 0.5 % $33.18 $69,000 0.8 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Hourly Wage $20.12 $22.94 $30.64 $41.67 $50.86
Annual Wage (2) $41,850 $47,710 $63,730 $86,670 $105,780


Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation) 29,160 1.34 $32.25 $67,090
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation) 14,030 0.25 $35.26 $73,340
Facilities Support Services 1,630 0.99 $28.63 $59,550
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 1,390 0.07 $36.67 $76,280
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals 180 0.07 $35.44 $73,720

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation) 29,160 1.34 $32.25 $67,090
Facilities Support Services 1,630 0.99 $28.63 $59,550
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation) 14,030 0.25 $35.26 $73,340
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 1,390 0.07 $36.67 $76,280
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals 180 0.07 $35.44 $73,720

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Federal Executive Branch (OES Designation) 1,390 0.07 $36.67 $76,280
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals 180 0.07 $35.44 $73,720
Local Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation) 14,030 0.25 $35.26 $73,340
State Government, excluding schools and hospitals (OES Designation) 29,160 1.34 $32.25 $67,090
Facilities Support Services 1,630 0.99 $28.63 $59,550


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.





States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
California 4,820 0.28 0.88 $50.94 $105,960
Texas 4,550 0.37 1.16 $25.70 $53,450
New York 3,890 0.41 1.29 $44.92 $93,430
Florida 2,870 0.33 1.03 $30.00 $62,400
Virginia 2,470 0.64 2.01 $27.33 $56,840




States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New Mexico 640 0.78 2.47 $25.28 $52,580
Maryland 1,970 0.73 2.31 $32.24 $67,050
Louisiana 1,270 0.66 2.08 $26.33 $54,770
Virginia 2,470 0.64 2.01 $27.33 $56,840
Arizona 1,640 0.57 1.81 $26.94 $56,030




Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New Jersey 640 0.16 0.50 $53.22 $110,690
California 4,820 0.28 0.88 $50.94 $105,960
Alaska 80 0.25 0.78 $47.81 $99,450
Rhode Island 140 0.28 0.90 $47.72 $99,270
New York 3,890 0.41 1.29 $44.92 $93,430





Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 2,150 0.22 0.70 $52.15 $108,460
Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD 1,040 0.75 2.39 $30.66 $63,770
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 960 0.45 1.44 $27.98 $58,200
Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI 720 0.15 0.49 $39.22 $81,570
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 640 0.20 0.64 $41.75 $86,840
Richmond, VA 630 0.96 3.05 $25.90 $53,880
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, CA 620 0.40 1.27 $50.67 $105,390
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Roswell, GA 590 0.22 0.68 $24.90 $51,800
Baton Rouge, LA 580 1.46 4.62 $27.26 $56,710
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL 570 0.22 0.69 $37.42 $77,830