Criminal Justice Schools
In Hattiesburg, Mississippi

There is only one criminal justice school in Hattiesburg for faculty to choose from. The trends in Hattiesburg'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:

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


Professional Trends

Hattiesburg Vs. Mississippi Criminal Justice Employment

Hattiesburg 600
Mississippi 18,900

Exactly 600 of Mississippi's 18,700 criminal justice professionals work in Hattiesburg. The number of criminal justice professionals in Hattiesburg has shrunk by 3% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Hattiesburg has increased.

Hattiesburg Vs. Mississippi Criminal Justice employment growth

18,690 19,480 19,210 18,810 18,700
620 460 400 500 600
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Mississippi
  • Dark Yellow: Hattiesburg

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Hattiesburg

$31,593 $33,860 $31,825 $32,724 $26,908
$30,000 $30,920 $32,230 $32,600 $33,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Hattiesburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Hattiesburg

Salaries for criminal justice professionals in Hattiesburg have decreased. Hattiesburg criminal justice professionals made $26,908 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for criminal justice professionals in Hattiesburg was $31,593 per year. The decline in the salary of criminal justice professionals in Hattiesburg is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Hattiesburg

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Hattiesburg criminal justice professionals earn a median yearly salary of $25,275. The difference in pay between the criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 74%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $20,902 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $36,305 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Hattiesburg

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

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

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Hattiesburg


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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Hattiesburg


Hattiesburg's criminal justice schools offer 3 criminal justice degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Hattiesburg


In 2010 approximately 59 students graduated from criminal justice courses.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Hattiesburg, Mississippi

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