Community Supervision Officers


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Community Supervision Officers

Community Supervision Officers - Employment & Outlook

The table below provides information about the number of workers in this occupation in various regions. It also provides information about the expected growth rate and future job openings.

Employment

Major employers:

  • State and local government agencies

Outlook

Growth for this occupation will be about as fast as average. Demand is dependent on government spending for corrections. More inmates are put into programs where they may be monitored electronically or allowed to work. Probation officers will be needed to monitor offenders who participate in either of these programs. Additional probation officers will be needed to monitor those who finish their prison time.

Job opportunities occur as people leave this occupation. It has high turnover due to high job-related stress.

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Illinois
2,328
Small
&
4.2%
5.8%
>>>>
207
Few
  Champaign Area
38
Small
&
2.6%
7.0%
>>>>
3
Very few
  Charleston-Effingham-Centralia Area
52
Medium
&
5.8%
5.0%
>>>>
5
Few
  Cook County
926
Small
&
-2.3%
5.6%
>>>>
74
Few
  Decatur Area
17
Small
&
11.8%
7.0%
>>>>
1
Very few
  DeKalb-Elgin-Aurora Area
75
Small
&
12.0%
9.7%
>>>>
7
Few
  Du Page County
122
Small
&
32.0%
5.4%
>>>>
16
Few
  Edwardsville Area
43
Small
&
4.7%
5.1%
>>>>
3
Very few
  Jacksonville-Carlinville-Litchfield Area
30
Medium
&
0.0%
7.0%
>>>>
3
Few
  Kankakee-Morris-Pontiac Area
31
Small
&
12.9%
5.2%
>>>>
3
Few
  Lake County
113
Small
&
5.3%
8.6%
>>>>
11
Few
  McHenry County
40
Small
&
20.0%
6.8%
>>>>
4
Few
  Mt Vernon-Marion-Carbondale Area
49
Medium
&
8.2%
6.8%
>>>>
5
Few
  Northwest Illinois Area
62
Medium
&
1.6%
3.6%
>>>>
5
Few
  Peoria-Bloomington Area
95
Small
&
4.2%
7.3%
>>>>
8
Few
  Quincy-Macomb-Galesburg Area
68
Medium
&
7.4%
4.3%
>>>>
6
Moderate
  Rock Island-Moline Area
37
Small
&
-5.4%
5.7%
>>>>
3
Very few
  Rockford Area
59
Small
&
5.1%
7.6%
>>>>
5
Few
  Shawnee National Forest Area
44
Medium
&
4.5%
2.4%
>>>>
3
Few
  Springfield Area
257
Large
&
3.1%
4.7%
>>>>
23
High
  St Louis-Belleville Area
68
Medium
&
4.4%
6.4%
>>>>
6
Few
  Vermilion County
20
Small
&
15.0%
4.9%
>>>>
2
Very few
  Will County
85
Small
&
11.8%
9.1%
>>>>
9
Few
United States
91,800
Medium
&
3.8%
3.7%
>>>>
7,300
Moderate
Source: Illinois Career Information System (CIS) brought to you by Illinois Department of Employment Security.