Criminal Justice Schools
In Detroit, Michigan

The city of Detroit has 3 schools where criminal justice faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in criminal justice in the city of Detroit, which encompasses criminal justice training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Criminal Justice
  • Bachelors degree in Criminal Justice
  • Masters degree in Criminal Justice


Professional Trends

Detroit Vs. Michigan Criminal Justice Employment

Detroit 9,180
Michigan 39,050

Exactly 9,180 of Michigan's 38,580 criminal justice professionals work in Detroit. There has been a 8% decline in the number of criminal justice professionals in Detroit between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Detroit has increased.

Detroit Vs. Michigan Criminal Justice employment growth

32,110 44,930 44,280 43,150 38,580
10,030 10,790 11,070 10,570 9,180
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Detroit

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Detroit

$44,100 $47,466 $47,476 $47,708 $50,938
$46,670 $47,590 $46,920 $46,900 $47,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Detroit
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Detroit

As the number of criminal justice professionals in Detroit has shrunk, salaries for criminal justice professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $50,938 per year was earned by criminal justice professionals in Detroit. The average salary for criminal justice professionals in Detroit was $44,100 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Detroit.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Detroit

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90th percentile

Criminal justice professionals in Detroit make a median yearly salary of $49,038. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $34,787 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $70,423 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Detroit

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

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

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Detroit


There are 3 accredited criminal justice schools in the city. Many of Detroit's criminal justice professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Detroit


Detroit's criminal justice schools offer 7 criminal justice degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Detroit


In 2010 approximately 181 students graduated from criminal justice courses.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Detroit, Michigan

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