Criminal Justice Schools
In Lancaster, Ohio

There are 2 criminal justice schools in Lancaster 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 Lancaster, which includes criminal justice training at the criminal justice associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Lancaster Vs. Ohio Criminal Justice Employment

Lancaster 6,860
Ohio 55,290

Of the 54,170 criminal justice professionals employed in Ohio, 6,580 work in Lancaster. Between 2006 and 2010, in Lancaster, there has been a 8% decline in the number of criminal justice professionals. As the number of criminal justice professionals in Lancaster has decreased, overall employment in Lancaster has increased.

Lancaster Vs. Ohio Criminal Justice employment growth

43,200 58,060 58,910 57,150 54,170
7,160 7,650 8,140 7,080 6,580
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Lancaster

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Lancaster

$37,662 $40,103 $41,725 $40,344 $41,615
$39,200 $40,770 $42,460 $43,070 $43,740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Lancaster
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lancaster

In Lancaster, salaries for criminal justice professionals have increased. Lancaster criminal justice professionals made $41,615 per year, on average, in 2010. Criminal justice professionals in Lancaster made a yearly average salary of $37,662, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of criminal justice professionals in Lancaster is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Lancaster

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Criminal justice professionals make a median salary of $39,495 per year in Lancaster. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $27,488 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $60,520 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Lancaster

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

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

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Lancaster


There are 2 accredited criminal justice schools in the city. Many of Lancaster's criminal justice professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Lancaster


There is one degree and certificate program in criminal justice offered by Lancaster's criminal justice school.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Lancaster


Approximately 11 students completed criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Lancaster, Ohio

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