The GEO Group


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The GEO Group, Inc. (GEO) is a Florida-based company specializing in corrections, detention and mental health treatment. It maintains facilities in North America, Australia, South Africa and the United Kingdom. GEO Group facilities include maximum, medium and minimum security prisons, immigration detention centers, minimum security detention centers and mental health and residential treatment facilities. Wackenhut Corrections Corporation (WCC) was formed as a division of The Wackenhut Corporation (now a subsidiary of G4S Secure Solutions) in 1984. It was incorporated as a Wackenhut subsidiary in 1988. In July 1994, WCC became a separately traded public company. In 2003, WCC management raised funds to repurchase all common stock held by G4S, changing its name to The GEO Group, Inc. In 2005, the GEO Group acquired Correctional Services Corporation (CSC) for US$62 million in cash, and assumed $124 million of that companys debt. GEO then sold CSCs juvenile services division back to CSCs former CEO, James Slattery, for $3.75 million; this acquisition would then become Slatterys Youth Services International.

Highest paying job titles at The GEO Group include HR Manager, Psychologist, and Assistant Controller


Market Cap$1.3 billion
Revenue$2.2 billion
5 Year Trend+6.2%
Net Income$158.3 million
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The GEO Group Salaries

HR Manager



Average Salary:$127,941




Average Salary:$99,545

Assistant Controller



Average Salary:$97,000




Average Salary:$90,000

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