First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers

AUTOMATION RISK
CALCULATED
13%
risk level
POLLING
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LABOR DEMAND
GROWTH
-5.9 %
by year 2032
WAGES
$63,310
or $30.44 per hour
Volume
55,900
as of 2022
SUMMARY
JOB SCORE
4.9/10

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Automation risk

13% (Minimal Risk)

Minimal Risk (0-20%): Occupations in this category have a low probability of being automated, as they typically demand complex problem-solving, creativity, strong interpersonal skills, and a high degree of manual dexterity. These jobs often involve intricate hand movements and precise coordination, making it difficult for machines to replicate the required tasks.

More information on what this score is, and how it is calculated is available here.

Some very important qualities of the job are difficult to automate:

  • Assisting and Caring for Others

  • Social Perceptiveness

Some quite important qualities of the job are difficult to automate:

  • Negotiation

  • Persuasion

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Growth

Very slow growth relative to other professions.

The number of 'First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers' job openings is expected to decline 5.9% by 2032

Total employment, and estimated job openings

* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics for the period between 2021 and 2031
Updated projections are due 09-2023.

Wages

Moderately paid relative to other professions

In 2022, the median annual wage for 'First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers' was $63,310, or $30 per hour

'First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers' were paid 36.7% higher than the national median wage, which stood at $46,310

Wages over time

* Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics

Volume

Moderate range of job opportunities compared to other professions

As of 2022 there were 55,900 people employed as 'First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers' within the United States.

This represents around < 0.001% of the employed workforce across the country

Put another way, around 1 in 2 thousand people are employed as 'First-Line Supervisors of Correctional Officers'.

Job description

Directly supervise and coordinate activities of correctional officers and jailers.

SOC Code: 33-1011.00

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