Criminal Justice Schools
In San Jose, California

Criminal Justice faculty can choose to work at one of 5 criminal justice schools in San Jose. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in criminal justice in the city of San Jose, which encompasses 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

San Jose Vs. California Criminal Justice Employment

San Jose 9,490
California 223,680

Exactly 9,490 of the 219,640 criminal justice professionals employed in California, work in San Jose. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of criminal justice professionals in San Jose has shrunk by 9%. As the number of criminal justice professionals in San Jose has decreased, overall employment in San Jose has also decreased.

San Jose Vs. California Criminal Justice employment growth

215,760 223,050 228,920 229,120 219,640
10,470 10,470 11,210 10,230 9,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Jose

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in San Jose

$55,308 $58,962 $61,012 $61,292 $63,242
$59,990 $61,720 $64,310 $66,780 $67,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in San Jose
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Jose

Salaries for criminal justice professionals in San Jose have increased. In 2010 criminal justice professionals in San Jose reportedly earned an average salary of $63,242 per year. Criminal justice professionals in San Jose made a yearly average salary of $55,308, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of criminal justice professionals in San Jose is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in San Jose

10th percentile
$41,470
25th percentile
$47,564
50th percentile
$60,740
75th percentile
$77,558
90th percentile
$90,748

San Jose criminal justice professionals earn a median yearly salary of $60,740. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,470 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $90,748 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in San Jose

Homeland Security
$56,973
Criminal Justice
$63,242
Paralegal
$65,875
Forensic Science
$74,070
Criminology
$90,450

San Jose 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 San Jose

5

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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In San Jose

associate
3
bachelor
2
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total7

San Jose's criminal justice schools offer 7 criminal justice degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In San Jose

associate
66
bachelor
237
master
10
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total313

Approximately 313 students graduated from criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in San Jose, California

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