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Criminal Justice Careers - Evansville: Youth Services

This guide will help you find information about careers in criminal justice.

Print Books

Electronic Books

Career Websites

 
 
Quick Facts: Probation Officers and Correctional Treatment Specialists
2015 Median Pay $49,360 per year $23.73 per hour
Entry-Level Education Bachelor’s degree
Work Experience in a Related Occupation None
On-the-job Training Short-term on-the-job training
Number of Jobs, 2014 91,700
Job Outlook, 2014-24 4% (Slower than average)
Employment Change, 2014-24 3,300

Websites and Associations

Occupational Outlook Handbook Career information-probation officers and correctional treatment specialists http://www.bls.gov/oco/ocos265.htm    

 

Officer.com- Jobs and Careers The career section of the police news website. http://www.officer.com/jobs/

 

American Probation and Parole
Association

"The American Probation and Parole Association is an
international association composed of individuals from the United States and
Canada actively involved with probation, parole and community-based corrections,
in both adult and juvenile sectors."
http://www.appa-net.org/