The U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics reported in its Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2012-2013 Edition, that in 2012, the median Mississippi probation officer, parole officer and juvenile probation officer salary in Mississippi was $28,860.
- Grand Canyon University - B.S. in Justice Studies and M.S. in Criminal Justice
- SNHU - A.S. in Criminal Justice, B.S. in Criminal Justice - Corrections, and M.S. in Criminal Justice
- Strayer University - Bachelors of Science Degree in Criminal Justice
- Liberty University - Online Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice – Crime Scene Investigation
Both parole and probation are supervised by the Mississippi Department of Corrections, Community Corrections Division.
Aftercare and probation among juveniles are enforced by the Mississippi Department of Human Services, Division of Youth Services.
Below are the salaries paid to probation officers in Mississippi including juvenile probation officers:
Field Officer I:
- Minimum: $27,082.18
- Maximum: $47,393.82
Field Officer II:
- Minimum: $31,377.11
- Maximum: $54,909.94
Field Officer III:
- Minimum: $34,669.90
- Maximum: $60,672.33
Field Officer Supervisor:
- Minimum: $38,291.97
- Maximum: $67,010.95
The U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics provides the following salaries for parole, probation and juvenile probation officers throughout Mississippi: