Criminal Justice Schools
In Metairie, Louisiana

The city of Metairie has 3 schools where criminal justice faculty can find employment. The trends in Metairie'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:

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


Professional Trends

Metairie Vs. Louisiana Criminal Justice Employment

Metairie 850
Louisiana 33,190

Of the 32,720 criminal justice professionals employed in Louisiana, 850 work in Metairie. Between 2006 and 2010, in Metairie, there has been a 17% decline in the number of criminal justice professionals. Overall employment in Metairie has increased.

Metairie Vs. Louisiana Criminal Justice employment growth

32,180 33,720 34,900 33,570 32,720
1,030 1,070 1,110 No data 850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: Metairie

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Metairie

$27,428 $28,872 $28,847 No data $30,964
$31,000 $32,370 $34,140 No data $36,620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Metairie
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Metairie

Salaries for criminal justice professionals in Metairie have increased. In 2010 Metairie criminal justice professionals earned an average yearly salary of $30,964. Criminal justice professionals in Metairie made a yearly average salary of $27,428, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of criminal justice professionals in Metairie is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Metairie

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Criminal justice professionals in Metairie earn a median salary of $27,498 per year. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $21,112 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $45,514 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Metairie

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

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

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Metairie


There are 3 accredited criminal justice schools in the city. Many of Metairie's criminal justice professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Metairie


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in criminal justice offered by Metairie's criminal justice schools.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Metairie


Approximately 33 students completed criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Metairie, Louisiana

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