Criminal Justice Schools
In Tempe, Arizona

Criminal Justice faculty can choose to work at one of 4 criminal justice schools in Tempe. The trends in Tempe'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


Professional Trends

Tempe Vs. Arizona Criminal Justice Employment

Tempe 30,690
Arizona 45,880

Of the 45,270 criminal justice professionals employed in Arizona, 30,220 work in Tempe. Between 2006 and 2010, in Tempe, there has been a 11% growth in the number of criminal justice professionals. Overall employment in Tempe has also increased.

Tempe Vs. Arizona Criminal Justice employment growth

42,520 45,950 49,220 48,860 45,270
27,280 30,330 33,010 32,500 30,220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Tempe

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Tempe

$39,618 $41,894 $42,433 $41,957 $45,422
$37,130 $38,360 $40,110 $41,930 $43,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Tempe
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tempe

As the number of criminal justice professionals in Tempe has grown, salaries for criminal justice professionals have also increased. In 2010 criminal justice professionals in Tempe reportedly earned an average salary of $45,422 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, criminal justice professionals in Tempe made an average salary of $39,618 per year. The growth in the salary of criminal justice professionals in Tempe is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Tempe

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Criminal justice professionals in Tempe make a median yearly salary of $43,736. The difference in pay between the criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 121%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $30,178 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $66,768 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Tempe

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice
Forensic Science

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

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Tempe


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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Tempe


Tempe's criminal justice schools offer 14 criminal justice degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Tempe


Approximately 1,158 students graduated from criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Tempe, Arizona

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