Criminal Justice Schools
In Bellingham, Washington

The city of Bellingham has only one school where criminal justice faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the criminal justice academic community in Bellingham, and the future trends. Academia in criminal justice includes criminal justice training at the following levels:

  • Criminal Justice Certificate
  • Associates degree in Criminal Justice


Statistics

Professional Trends

Bellingham Vs. Washington Criminal Justice Employment

Bellingham 570
Washington 30,270

Of the 29,910 criminal justice professionals employed in Washington State, 570 work in Bellingham. Between 2006 and 2010, in Bellingham, there has been a 23% decline in the number of criminal justice professionals. As the employment for criminal justice professionals in Bellingham has decreased, overall employment in Bellingham has also decreased.

Bellingham Vs. Washington Criminal Justice employment growth

28,050 29,230 23,230 31,980 29,910
740 680 860 660 570
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Bellingham

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Bellingham

$43,097 $50,603 $36,120 $36,515 $32,655
$36,260 $37,990 $39,340 $39,870 $41,430
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Bellingham
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bellingham

As the number of criminal justice professionals in Bellingham has shrunk, salaries for criminal justice professionals have also decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $32,655 per year was earned by criminal justice professionals in Bellingham. The average salary for criminal justice professionals in Bellingham was $43,097 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of criminal justice professionals in Bellingham is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Bellingham

10th percentile
$23,805
25th percentile
$26,730
50th percentile
$31,510
75th percentile
$37,445
90th percentile
$43,960

Criminal justice professionals in Bellingham make a median yearly salary of $31,510. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $23,805 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 85% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Bellingham

Criminal Justice
$32,655
Homeland Security
$32,685
Paralegal
$40,295

On average criminal justice professionals in Bellingham earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Bellingham.

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Bellingham

1

Many of Bellingham's criminal justice professionals are graduates of the only accredited criminal justice school in the city.

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Bellingham

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in criminal justice offered by Bellingham's criminal justice schools.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Bellingham

associate
7
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total8

In 2010 approximately 8 students completed criminal justice courses.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Bellingham, Washington

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