Criminal Justice Schools
In Fairfax, Virginia

There is only one criminal justice school in Fairfax for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in criminal justice in the city of Fairfax, which encompasses criminal justice training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Criminal Justice
  • Masters degree in Criminal Justice
  • PhD degree in Criminal Justice


Statistics

Professional Trends

Fairfax Vs. Virginia Criminal Justice Employment

Fairfax 52,380
Virginia 60,070

Exactly 51,780 of Virginia's 59,380 criminal justice professionals work in Fairfax. The number of criminal justice professionals in Fairfax has grown by 11% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for criminal justice professionals in Fairfax has increased, overall employment in Fairfax has also increased.

Fairfax Vs. Virginia Criminal Justice employment growth

52,620 55,500 57,570 58,850 59,380
46,550 49,130 50,140 51,680 51,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Fairfax

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Fairfax

$48,327 $50,522 $53,628 $57,964 $58,880
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Fairfax
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fairfax

As the number of criminal justice professionals in Fairfax has grown, salaries for criminal justice professionals have also increased. Fairfax criminal justice professionals made $58,880 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, criminal justice professionals in Fairfax made an average salary of $48,327 per year. The growth in the salary of criminal justice professionals in Fairfax is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Fairfax

10th percentile
$32,400
25th percentile
$41,182
50th percentile
$56,348
75th percentile
$72,700
90th percentile
$92,407

Criminal justice professionals in Fairfax earn a median salary of $56,348 per year. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,400 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 185% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Fairfax

Criminal Justice
$58,880
Homeland Security
$58,988
Paralegal
$60,370
Forensic Science
$85,390
Criminology
$87,633

Criminal justice professional salaries in Fairfax are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Fairfax

1

There is only one accredited criminal justice school in the city. Many of Fairfax's criminal justice professionals are graduates of this school.

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Fairfax

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total3

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

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Fairfax

associate
0
bachelor
163
master
3
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total167

Approximately 167 students graduated from criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Fairfax, Virginia

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