Criminal Justice Schools
In Reno, Nevada

There are 2 criminal justice schools in Reno for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in criminal justice in the city of Reno, which encompasses criminal justice training at the following levels:

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


Professional Trends

Reno Vs. Nevada Criminal Justice Employment

Reno 1,920
Nevada 23,960

Exactly 1,920 of the 23,780 criminal justice professionals employed in Nevada, work in Reno. Between 2006 and 2010, in Reno, there has been a 21% decline in the number of criminal justice professionals. As the employment for criminal justice professionals in Reno has decreased, overall employment in Reno has also decreased.

Reno Vs. Nevada Criminal Justice employment growth

24,260 25,340 25,600 24,600 23,780
2,420 2,520 2,460 2,490 1,920
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Nevada
  • Dark Yellow: Reno

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Reno

$45,643 $37,875 $39,580 $53,303 $56,850
$37,910 $38,980 $40,110 $41,440 $42,670
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Reno
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Reno

In Reno, salaries for criminal justice professionals have increased. Reno criminal justice professionals made $56,850 per year, on average, in 2010. Criminal justice professionals in Reno made a yearly average salary of $45,643, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Reno.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Reno

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90th percentile

Criminal justice professionals in Reno make a median yearly salary of $54,667. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $42,293 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 91% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Reno

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

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

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Reno


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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Reno


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in criminal justice offered by Reno's criminal justice schools.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Reno


Approximately 36 students graduated from criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Reno, Nevada

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