Probation Officer

Probation Officer Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$54,000
$28,000
Min 10%
$54,000
Median 50%
$106,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
Stockton, CA
Highest Paying State
New Jersey
Average Experience Level
4.7 years
How much does a probation officer make?
The national average salary for a Probation Officer in the United States is $54,880 per year or $26.38 per hour. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $107,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $28,000 per year. Most Probation Officer jobs are in Non Profits companies and Utilities companies. Some of the states with the best Probation Officer salaries are New Jersey, New York, Alaska, Massachusetts, and District of Columbia. The typical tenure for a Probation Officer is 4.7 years.

Average Probation Officer Salary By Location

Probation Officers in the US makes an average salary of $54,880 per year or $26.38 per hour. Probation Officers make the most in Stockton, CA at about $76,411 per year. The average starting salary in Stockton, CA for Probation Officers is $36,000. New Jersey, New York, Alaska, Massachusetts, and District of Columbia are the top 5 highest earning states for Probation Officers. Tennessee, Kentucky, Oklahoma, Mississippi, and Arkansas are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Stockton, CA
$76,411
2
New York, NY
$74,496
3
Washington, DC
$69,179
4
Burlington, VT
$68,627
5
Minneapolis, MN
$59,487

Average Probation Officer Salary By Company

Probation Officers can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Non Profits companies and Utilities companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Probation Officers are Georgia Department of Economic Development and City of Richmond. Also, companies like San Joaquin County and State of Nebraska pay their Probation Officers very well.

Average Probation Officer Pay By Industry

Probation Officer salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Health Care companies, Media companies, and Hospitality companies pay their Probation Officers well. Health Care companies pay their Probation Officers the highest wages, averaging $64,002 per year. Media companies and Hospitality companies pay well too, at $62,754 and $52,724, respectively. At $48,281, the average salary for Probation Officers in the Retail industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Health Care
$64,002
2
Media
$62,754
3
Hospitality
$52,724
4
Non Profits
$52,314
5
Finance
$51,941

Recently Added Probation Officer Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Us Probation Office
Probation Officer
01/29/2020
$51,623
United States Courts
Probation Officer
01/29/2020
$51,208
County of San Bernardino
Probation Officer
01/26/2020
$57,366
State of Virginia
Probation Officer
01/26/2020
$37,741
United States Courts
Probation Officer
01/25/2020
$40,361
United States Courts
Probation Officer
01/25/2020
$41,539
Lake County Health Dept
Probation Officer
01/25/2020
$36,132
Lake County Il
Probation Officer
01/24/2020
$36,132
Lake County, Illinois
Probation Officer
01/24/2020
$36,132
Probation Officer
01/24/2020
$37,741
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