Criminal Justice Schools
In Springfield, Illinois

Criminal Justice faculty can choose to work at one of 3 criminal justice schools in Springfield. The trends in Springfield'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

Springfield Vs. Illinois Criminal Justice Employment

Springfield 860
Illinois 74,910

Exactly 860 of the 73,250 criminal justice professionals employed in Illinois, work in Springfield. There has been a 20% decline in the number of criminal justice professionals in Springfield between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Springfield has increased.

Springfield Vs. Illinois Criminal Justice employment growth

74,900 79,260 75,360 73,040 73,250
1,080 1,030 630 470 860
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Springfield

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Springfield

$41,097 $41,213 $43,104 $40,785 $54,317
$38,260 $40,150 $41,300 $42,900 $44,040
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Springfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Springfield

As the number of criminal justice professionals in Springfield has shrunk, salaries for criminal justice professionals have increased. In 2010 criminal justice professionals in Springfield reportedly earned an average salary of $54,317 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for criminal justice professionals in Springfield was $41,097 per year. The growth in the salary of criminal justice professionals in Springfield is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Springfield

10th percentile
$33,917
25th percentile
$42,480
50th percentile
$51,177
75th percentile
$65,367
90th percentile
$82,017

Criminal justice professionals in Springfield make a median yearly salary of $51,177. The difference in pay between the criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 142%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $33,917 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $82,017 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Springfield

Paralegal
$46,525
Homeland Security
$51,000
Criminal Justice
$54,317
Forensic Science
$71,040
Criminology
$75,050

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

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Springfield

3

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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Springfield

associate
2
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
3
Total6

There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in criminal justice offered by Springfield's criminal justice schools.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Springfield

associate
5
bachelor
30
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
130
Total165

In 2010 approximately 165 students completed criminal justice courses.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Springfield, Illinois

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