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Indiana Department of Correction

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The Indiana Department of Correction is looking for talented, professional individuals who are interested in a challenging and rewarding career. 

A career in corrections will provide you with a chance to serve the community and make a difference.

How to Apply:

  1. Visit the Indiana State Job Bank at
  2. Click on 'Employment Opportunities'
  3. Create an Applicant Profile and check for available opportunities.

Click here for a listing of Job Fairs

Questions and requests for assistance can be directed to the IDOC Human Resource Office toll free at 1-866-DOC-HIRE (362-4473).

Full time employees receive benefits that include:

  • Health Insurance (Including Dental and Vision Coverage)
  • Paid Time Off (Holidays, Vacation, Sick and Personal)
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • University of Phoenix Tuition Discount
  • Employee Assitance Programs
  • Retirement Plans
  • Life Insurance

More information about state employment can be found at:

Classifications and Salary Information

Below is a selection of positions utilized within the IDOC; please check the State Job Bank for a listing of current job openings.

Administrative Starting Salary
Assistant Superintendent E6 $44,720

Correctional Officer Trainee $23,582
Correctional Officer $27,196
Correctional Sergeant $28,444
Correctional Lieutenant $32,058
Correctional Captain $33,904
Correctional Major $37,544

Parole Services
Parole Officer 3 $30,082
Parole Officer Supervisor 5 $33,748
Parole Officer Supervisor 4 $37,778

Correctional Classification Specialist 3 $30,082
Classification Supervisor 5 $33,748
Correctional Release Assistant 4 $26,702
Correctional Caseworker 4 $26,702
Correctional Casework Manager 3 $30,082
Correctional Unit Team Manager 2 $33,748
Correctional Unit Team Manager 1 $37,206
Psychiatric Social Services Specialist 3 $30,082
Psychiatric Social Services Specialist 2 $33,748
Re-entry Specialist 3 $30,082
Recreation Coordinator 3 $30,082
Recreation Leader 4 $26,702
Youth Services Instructor 4 $26,702
Youth Services Instructor 3 $30,082
Youth Services Supervisor 5 $33,748