Promotions Within Peace Officer

What are my promotional opportunities once I become a Correctional Officer or Youth Correctional Officer?

  • Promotions from the Correctional Officer / Youth Correctional Officer classification typically follow this chain of command:
    • Correctional Sergeant
    • Correctional Lieutenant
    • Correctional Captain
    • Facility Captain
    • Correctional Administrator (Associate Warden)
    • Chief Deputy Warden
    • Warden
  • Other CDCR peace officer series include:
    • Correctional Counselor
    • Youth Correctional Counselor
    • Parole Agent