Probation, Parole and Juvenile Probation Officer Salaries in Georgia

The Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2012-2013 Edition, published by the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that the median Georgia probation officer, parole officer and juvenile probation officer salary is $34,480.

In Georgia, parole services for adults are carried out through the Georgia State Board of Pardons and Paroles, while adults on probation are monitored by the Georgia Department of Corrections, Probation Operations. The division which manages juvenile parole and probation is the Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice.

According to the Georgia State Board of Pardons and Paroles, the beginning probation officer salary is $32,103.60.

The Georgia Department of Corrections, Probation Operations provides the following:

Probation Officer 1/2:

  • Entry Salary: $31,474.08
  • Pay Grade Maximum: $51,405.73

Here are the salaries offered to juvenile probation officers employed by the Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice:

Juvenile Probation Parole Specialist 2:

  • Minimum: $29,399.50
  • Maximum: $40,402.62

Juvenile Probation Parole Specialist 3:

  • Minimum: $32,418.30
  • Maximum: $44,571.27

The salary figures below include probation and parole officers as well as juvenile probation officers as provided by the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics:

Area name
Employment
Annual mean wage
Albany GA
130
34780
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta GA
1610
36850
Augusta-Richmond County GA-SC
160
35900
Brunswick GA
50
35200
Dalton GA
60
33480
Gainesville GA
70
36940
Macon GA
130
34680
Savannah GA
130
36610
Valdosta GA
70
34840
Warner Robins GA
70
32410
North Georgia nonmetropolitan area
210
33760
Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area
320
34490
East Georgia nonmetropolitan area
190
35790
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
340
35300

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