Criminal Justice Schools
In Altoona, Pennsylvania

There are 2 criminal justice schools in Altoona for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of criminal justice and criminal justice education in Altoona, which includes criminal justice training at the following levels:

  • Criminal Justice Certificate
  • Associates degree in Criminal Justice
  • Bachelors degree in Criminal Justice


Statistics

Professional Trends

Altoona Vs. Pennsylvania Criminal Justice Employment

Altoona 390
Pennsylvania 72,490

Exactly 390 of Pennsylvania's 71,500 criminal justice professionals work in Altoona. The number of criminal justice professionals in Altoona has grown by 22% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Altoona has also increased.

Altoona Vs. Pennsylvania Criminal Justice employment growth

54,140 70,590 72,440 72,920 71,500
320 230 280 460 390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Altoona

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Altoona

$24,020 $24,570 $24,435 $29,380 $31,075
$31,080 $31,850 $32,980 $33,340 $34,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Altoona
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Altoona

As the number of criminal justice professionals in Altoona has grown, salaries for criminal justice professionals have also increased. Altoona criminal justice professionals made $31,075 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, criminal justice professionals in Altoona made an average salary of $24,020 per year. The growth in the salary of criminal justice professionals in Altoona is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Altoona

10th percentile
$20,165
25th percentile
$24,385
50th percentile
$30,180
75th percentile
$35,260
90th percentile
$46,605

Criminal justice professionals in Altoona make a median yearly salary of $30,180. The difference in pay between the criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 131%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $20,165 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $46,605 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Altoona

Homeland Security
$22,820
Criminal Justice
$31,075
Paralegal
$33,405

On average criminal justice professional salaries in Altoona are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Altoona

2

There are 2 accredited criminal justice schools in the city. Many of Altoona's criminal justice professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Altoona

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in criminal justice offered by Altoona's criminal justice schools.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Altoona

associate
5
bachelor
40
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
14
Total59

Approximately 59 students completed criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Altoona, Pennsylvania

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