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Be a Correctional Officer


Do you want to have a positive effect in the lives of others? As a correctional officer each day you will make a difference by enhancing public safety and preparing individuals for success after release. This is more than just a job, it’s the start of a successful career.

No experience required. We will provide the training to make you an effective leader and set you on the path to change lives.

As an employee of the State of Oklahoma you will receive competitive pay with the opportunity for overtime, insurance, family benefits, time off, and retirement.

What We Have:

  • PAID Training
  • A supportive environment where employee growth is promoted.
  • Comprehensive benefits package & competitive wages.
  • Paid time off & paid holidays.
  • Other great incentives.

Benefits Include:

  • Medical/Dental/Vision
  • Paid Holidays – 11 days a year
  • Annual Leave – 15 days a year
  • Sick Leave – 15 days a year
  • Flex Spending – Pre-tax medical/child savings
  • Leave Sharing
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Longevity Bonus
  • 20 Year Retirement
  • Job Type: Full-time
  • Salary: $2,727.77 /month

Your performance, knowledge, and abilities are the only factors that limit your career potential.

Chart showing correctional officer monthly pay from start to 18 months

*With no formal disciplinary action, completion of the academy, and off probation.

Contact DOC

Main Location
3400 North Martin Luther King Avenue
Oklahoma City, OK 73111-4298

PO Box 11400
Oklahoma City, OK  73136-0400

Phone: (405) 425-2500
Fax: (405) 425-2578

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