Criminal Justice Schools
In Kansas City, Kansas

There is only one criminal justice school in Kansas City for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of criminal justice and criminal justice education in Kansas City, which includes criminal justice training at the following levels:

  • Criminal Justice Certificate
  • Associates degree in Criminal Justice


Statistics

Professional Trends

Kansas City Vs. Kansas Criminal Justice Employment

Kansas City 12,440
Kansas 12,780

Exactly 12,210 of the 12,700 criminal justice professionals employed in Kansas, work in Kansas City. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of criminal justice professionals in Kansas City has shrunk by 9%. Overall employment in Kansas City has increased.

Kansas City Vs. Kansas Criminal Justice employment growth

12,790 13,740 13,080 13,460 12,700
13,370 14,030 13,800 13,030 12,210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kansas
  • Dark Yellow: Kansas City

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Kansas City

$36,183 $38,480 $39,379 $40,409 $44,960
$39,400 $40,950 $42,340 $43,240 $44,060
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Kansas City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Kansas City

In Kansas City, salaries for criminal justice professionals have increased. Kansas City criminal justice professionals made $44,960 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, criminal justice professionals in Kansas City made an average salary of $36,183 per year. The growth in the salary of criminal justice professionals in Kansas City is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Kansas City

10th percentile
$29,122
25th percentile
$34,615
50th percentile
$42,355
75th percentile
$53,118
90th percentile
$65,338

Kansas City criminal justice professionals earn a median yearly salary of $42,355. The difference in pay between the criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 124%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $29,122 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $65,338 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Kansas City

Homeland Security
$42,300
Paralegal
$44,275
Criminal Justice
$44,960
Forensic Science
$53,210
Criminology
$53,255

Kansas City 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 Kansas City

1

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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Kansas City

associate
3
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total4

Kansas City's criminal justice schools offer 4 criminal justice degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Kansas City

associate
13
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
3
Total16

Approximately 16 students graduated from criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Kansas City, Kansas

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