Criminal Justice Schools
In Omaha, Nebraska

In Omaha, there are 4 criminal justice schools where criminal justice faculty can find employment. The trends in Omaha'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
  • Bachelors degree in Criminal Justice
  • Masters degree in Criminal Justice
  • PhD degree in Criminal Justice


Statistics

Professional Trends

Omaha Vs. Nebraska Criminal Justice Employment

Omaha 4,640
Nebraska 7,370

Exactly 4,580 of Nebraska's 7,230 criminal justice professionals work in Omaha. The number of criminal justice professionals in Omaha has grown by 6% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Omaha has also increased.

Omaha Vs. Nebraska Criminal Justice employment growth

6,970 7,840 8,100 7,500 7,230
4,340 4,800 5,080 4,710 4,580
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Nebraska
  • Dark Yellow: Omaha

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Omaha

$38,780 $40,298 $40,170 $39,896 $45,033
$37,010 $37,750 $38,640 $40,000 $41,110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Omaha
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Omaha

As the number of criminal justice professionals in Omaha has grown, salaries for criminal justice professionals have also increased. In 2010 criminal justice professionals in Omaha reportedly earned an average salary of $45,033 per year. The average salary for criminal justice professionals in Omaha was $38,780 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Omaha.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Omaha

10th percentile
$27,150
25th percentile
$32,665
50th percentile
$41,932
75th percentile
$57,095
90th percentile
$68,565

Criminal justice professionals in Omaha make a median yearly salary of $41,932. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $27,150 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $68,565 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Omaha

Paralegal
$41,275
Homeland Security
$42,043
Criminal Justice
$45,033
Forensic Science
$48,400
Criminology
$57,460

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

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Omaha

4

There are 4 accredited criminal justice schools in the city. Many of Omaha's criminal justice professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Omaha

associate
3
bachelor
2
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
1
Total8

Omaha's criminal justice schools offer 8 criminal justice degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Omaha

associate
109
bachelor
144
master
8
doctor
5
Certificate
1
Total267

Approximately 267 students graduated from criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Omaha, Nebraska

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