Criminal Justice Schools
In La Plata, Maryland

In La Plata, there is only one criminal justice school where criminal justice faculty can find employment. The trends in La Plata'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:

  • Criminal Justice Certificate
  • Associates degree in Criminal Justice


Statistics

Professional Trends

La Plata Vs. Maryland Criminal Justice Employment

La Plata 52,380
Maryland 45,390

Of the 44,230 criminal justice professionals employed in Maryland, 51,780 work in La Plata. The number of criminal justice professionals in La Plata has grown by 11% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of criminal justice professionals in La Plata has increased, overall employment in La Plata has also increased.

La Plata Vs. Maryland Criminal Justice employment growth

41,180 42,600 42,080 45,260 44,230
46,550 49,130 50,140 51,680 51,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Maryland
  • Dark Yellow: La Plata

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in La Plata

$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 La Plata
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in La Plata

Salaries for criminal justice professionals in La Plata have increased. La Plata criminal justice professionals made $58,880 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for criminal justice professionals in La Plata was $48,327 per year. The growth in the salary of criminal justice professionals in La Plata is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in La Plata

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

Criminal justice professionals make a median salary of $56,348 per year in La Plata. The difference in pay between the criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 185%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $32,400 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $92,407 per year.

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

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

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

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in La Plata

1

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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In La Plata

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

La Plata's criminal justice schools offer 2 criminal justice degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In La Plata

associate
17
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
15
Total32

Approximately 32 students graduated from criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in La Plata, Maryland

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