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.