Criminal Justice Schools
In Merced, California

There is only one criminal justice school in Merced for faculty to choose from. The trends in Merced'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


Professional Trends

Merced Vs. California Criminal Justice Employment

Merced 270
California 223,680

Exactly 270 of California's 219,640 criminal justice professionals work in Merced. The number of criminal justice professionals in Merced has shrunk by 0% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Merced has increased.

Merced Vs. California Criminal Justice employment growth

215,760 223,050 228,920 229,120 219,640
270 290 270 350 270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Merced

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Merced

$21,680 $21,300 $23,900 $46,103 $22,680
$35,130 $36,210 $37,520 $38,040 $39,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Merced
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Merced

In Merced, salaries for criminal justice professionals have increased. In 2010 Merced criminal justice professionals earned an average yearly salary of $22,680. The average salary for criminal justice professionals in Merced was $21,680 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of criminal justice professionals in Merced is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Merced

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Criminal justice professionals in Merced make a median yearly salary of $22,140. The difference in pay between the criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 67%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $17,690 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $29,580 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Merced

Criminal Justice
Homeland Security

Criminal justice professional salaries in Merced are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Merced


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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Merced


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

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Merced


In 2010 approximately 31 students graduated from criminal justice courses.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Merced, California

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