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Correctional Officers

Starting Salary at USP Leavenworth:
• $45,109 - $51,345 per year ($21.68 - $24.68 per hour). Maximum Salary: $64,933
• Night differential pay after 4:00 pm and Sunday pay (25% above regular pay)
• Health, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance
• Early Law Enforcement Retirement (20 years at age 50 or 25 years at any age)
• Paid Training, Vacation, Sick Leave, Holidays, Performance Based Awards, & much more!
Minimum Requirements:
• U. S. Citizenship
• Maximum entry age of 36 for initial appointment. Qualified Veterans may exempt Age Limit
• Must pass a pre-employment screening process and background investigation
• Must have one of the following: Bachelor’s degree or,
• 1 Year Full Time experience in Police/Corrections, Mental Health Residential Facility Worker, or
• 3 Years Full Time experience as a Supervisor, Social Case Worker, Classroom Teacher/Instructor, Rehabilitation Worker, Active participation in community action programs, or in Persuasive Sales
• Military Veterans can qualify and are encouraged to apply. Please provide your DD214

For more information, please contact:
Christopher Castro, Human Resource Specialist
USP Leavenworth: 1300 Metropolitan Ave, Leavenworth, KS 66048
Phone: 913-682-8700, Email:

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