Criminal Justice Schools
In Kansas City, Missouri

Criminal Justice faculty can choose to work at one of 7 criminal justice schools in Kansas City. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the criminal justice academic community in Kansas City, and the future trends. Academia in criminal justice includes criminal justice training at the following levels:

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


Professional Trends

Kansas City Vs. Missouri Criminal Justice Employment

Kansas City 12,440
Missouri 33,680

Exactly 12,210 of Missouri's 33,190 criminal justice professionals work in Kansas City. There has been a 9% decline in the number of criminal justice professionals in Kansas City between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Kansas City has increased.

Kansas City Vs. Missouri Criminal Justice employment growth

35,180 35,150 34,390 34,860 33,190
13,370 14,030 13,800 13,030 12,210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • 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

Salaries for criminal justice professionals in Kansas City have increased. Kansas City criminal justice professionals made $44,960 per year, on average, in 2010. Criminal justice professionals in Kansas City made a yearly average salary of $36,183, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Kansas City.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Kansas City

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Criminal justice professionals make a median salary of $42,355 per year in Kansas City. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,122 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 124% higher salaries.

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

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice
Forensic Science

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

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Kansas City


Many of Kansas City's criminal justice professionals are graduates of one of the 7 accredited criminal justice schools in the city.

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Kansas City


There are a total of 8 degree and certificate programs in criminal justice offered by Kansas City's criminal justice schools.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Kansas City


Approximately 192 students graduated from criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Kansas City, Missouri

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