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Supervisors of Correctional Officers

Wages & Outlook


Typical Wages   This career pays well above the median wage.

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $40.41
Statewide median: $24.25


This is a very high-wage career. It pays well above the statewide median wage.

Wages for Supervisors of Correctional Officers *

Area Low Median High
$23.83 $31.82 $43.62
$35.47 $40.41 $45.60
Central Minnesota
$34.83 $38.83 $43.67
Northeast Minnesota
$31.13 $36.59 $45.00
Northwest Minnesota
$30.80 $36.20 $39.26
Southeast Minnesota
$34.22 $40.15 $45.00
Southwest Minnesota
$30.28 $36.06 $38.85
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$39.77 $45.00 $50.84

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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In Minnesota, there are 700 workers employed in this very small career.


Current Demand

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This career is currently in low demand.


Future Demand

This career is shrinking.

There will be a need for about 425 new Supervisors of Correctional Officers to meet market demand between 2020-2030. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.


Employment Outlook for Supervisors of Correctional Officers
Area Employment Employment Change
2020 2030 Number Percent
U S 55,300 53,800 -1,500 -2.8%
Minnesota 547 543 -4 -0.7%
Northwest Minnesota 51 51 0 0%
Southwest Minnesota 39 39 0 0%

Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.