Criminal Justice Schools
In Bridgeport, Connecticut

Criminal Justice faculty can choose to work at one of 2 criminal justice schools in Bridgeport. The trends in Bridgeport's criminal justice academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, 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

Bridgeport Vs. Connecticut Criminal Justice Employment

Bridgeport 5,040
Connecticut 17,280

Exactly 4,980 of Connecticut's 17,080 criminal justice professionals work in Bridgeport. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of criminal justice professionals in Bridgeport has shrunk by 11%. As the employment for criminal justice professionals in Bridgeport has decreased, overall employment in Bridgeport has also decreased.

Bridgeport Vs. Connecticut Criminal Justice employment growth

22,250 22,740 23,190 17,760 17,080
5,610 6,030 5,890 5,400 4,980
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Connecticut
  • Dark Yellow: Bridgeport

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Bridgeport

$43,652 $47,096 $47,868 $51,648 $47,453
$50,920 $53,050 $55,160 $57,340 $58,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Bridgeport
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bridgeport

As the number of criminal justice professionals in Bridgeport has shrunk, salaries for criminal justice professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $47,453 per year was earned by criminal justice professionals in Bridgeport. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for criminal justice professionals in Bridgeport was $43,652 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Bridgeport.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Bridgeport

10th percentile
$35,455
25th percentile
$39,160
50th percentile
$44,885
75th percentile
$52,030
90th percentile
$65,402

Criminal justice professionals in Bridgeport make a median yearly salary of $44,885. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,455 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $65,402 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Bridgeport

Criminal Justice
$47,453
Paralegal
$49,690
Homeland Security
$50,713
Criminology
$73,540

Bridgeport criminal justice professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Bridgeport

2

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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Bridgeport

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

Bridgeport's criminal justice schools offer 2 criminal justice degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Bridgeport

associate
37
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
3
Total40

Approximately 40 students graduated from criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Bridgeport, Connecticut

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