Criminal Justice Schools
In Sacramento, California

In Sacramento, there are 5 criminal justice schools where criminal justice faculty can find employment. The trends in Sacramento'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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Sacramento Vs. California Criminal Justice Employment

Sacramento 12,070
California 223,680

Exactly 11,570 of California's 219,640 criminal justice professionals work in Sacramento. There has been a 43% growth in the number of criminal justice professionals in Sacramento between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of criminal justice professionals in Sacramento has increased, overall employment in Sacramento has decreased.

Sacramento Vs. California Criminal Justice employment growth

215,760 223,050 228,920 229,120 219,640
8,080 11,060 12,350 12,030 11,570
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Sacramento

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Sacramento

$40,142 $47,257 $47,976 $52,338 $51,915
$43,640 $45,010 $46,980 $48,580 $50,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Sacramento
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Sacramento

Salaries for criminal justice professionals in Sacramento have increased. In 2010 criminal justice professionals in Sacramento reportedly earned an average salary of $51,915 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, criminal justice professionals in Sacramento made an average salary of $40,142 per year. The growth in the salary of criminal justice professionals in Sacramento is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Sacramento

10th percentile
$32,372
25th percentile
$41,660
50th percentile
$51,285
75th percentile
$58,958
90th percentile
$67,185

Criminal justice professionals in Sacramento earn a median salary of $51,285 per year. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,372 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $67,185 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Sacramento

Homeland Security
$27,725
Paralegal
$48,995
Criminal Justice
$51,915
Forensic Science
$60,100
Criminology
$79,825

Sacramento criminal justice professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Sacramento

5

There are 5 accredited criminal justice schools in the city. Many of Sacramento's criminal justice professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Sacramento

associate
3
bachelor
2
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total9

Sacramento's criminal justice schools offer 9 criminal justice degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Sacramento

associate
80
bachelor
475
master
20
doctor
0
Certificate
5
Total580

Approximately 580 students graduated from criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Sacramento, California

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