Criminal Justice Schools
In La Junta, Colorado

Criminal Justice faculty can choose to work at only one criminal justice school in La Junta. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the criminal justice academic community in La Junta, and the future trends. Academia in criminal justice includes criminal justice training at the criminal justice certificate level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

La Junta Vs. Colorado Criminal Justice Employment

La Junta 1,790
Colorado 29,730

Exactly 1,790 of Colorado's 29,510 criminal justice professionals work in La Junta. The number of criminal justice professionals in La Junta has grown by 1% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of criminal justice professionals in La Junta has increased, overall employment in La Junta has also increased.

La Junta Vs. Colorado Criminal Justice employment growth

28,200 29,350 29,120 29,270 29,510
1,770 1,760 1,790 No data 1,790
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: La Junta

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in La Junta

$35,498 $36,178 $31,140 No data $29,870
$29,710 $31,070 $32,410 No data $33,960
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in La Junta
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in La Junta

In La Junta, salaries for criminal justice professionals have decreased. In 2010 La Junta criminal justice professionals earned an average yearly salary of $29,870. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for criminal justice professionals in La Junta was $35,498 per year. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in La Junta.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in La Junta

10th percentile
$21,040
25th percentile
$23,415
50th percentile
$28,695
75th percentile
$34,770
90th percentile
$41,675

Criminal justice professionals in La Junta make a median yearly salary of $28,695. The difference in pay between the criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 98%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $21,040 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $41,675 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in La Junta

Homeland Security
$27,180
Criminal Justice
$29,870
Paralegal
$33,545

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

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in La Junta

1

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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In La Junta

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total1

La Junta's criminal justice school offers one criminal justice degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In La Junta

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
23
Total23

Approximately 23 students graduated from criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in La Junta, Colorado

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