The New York State Civil Service announced new exams for Corrections Officer Trainee and for Corrections Officer Trainee Spanish speaking
The application deadline for the exam is July 15, 2022.
The hiring salary at training starts at $46,626. After six months training, salary increases to $49,043 and goes up to $56,158 after one year of training is completed.
As a Correction Officer, you would be responsible for the custody and security, as well as the safety and well-being, of incarcerated individuals in New York State Correctional Facilities.
Appointees who work in the five boroughs of New York City or in Nassau, Suffolk, Rockland, or Westchester Counties will receive an additional $3,649 annual downstate adjustment. Appointees who work in Dutchess, Orange, or Putnam Counties will receive an additional $1,359 annual mid-Hudson adjustment.
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