Lee announces raise for corrections officers

By , Daily Memphian Published: December 15, 2021 12:31 PM CT

Gov. Bill Lee bumped up the starting annual salary for corrections officers from $32,500 to $44,500.


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Ian Round

Ian Round

Ian Round is The Daily Memphian’s state government reporter based in Nashville. He came to Tennessee from Maryland, where he reported on local politics for Baltimore Brew. He earned a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Maryland in December 2019.


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