Criminal Justice Schools
In Worcester, Massachusetts

In Worcester, there are 4 criminal justice schools where criminal justice faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in criminal justice in the city of Worcester, which encompasses criminal justice training at the following levels:

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


Professional Trends

Worcester Vs. Massachusetts Criminal Justice Employment

Worcester 1,370
Massachusetts 37,430

Exactly 1,370 of the 37,190 criminal justice professionals employed in Massachusetts, work in Worcester. There has been a 20% decline in the number of criminal justice professionals in Worcester between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of criminal justice professionals in Worcester has decreased, overall employment in Worcester has increased.

Worcester Vs. Massachusetts Criminal Justice employment growth

37,340 37,610 36,130 38,610 37,190
1,710 1,740 1,710 1,670 1,370
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Worcester

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Worcester

$45,160 $50,673 $53,743 $51,243 $53,427
$42,280 $43,440 $45,490 $46,790 $48,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Worcester
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Worcester

Salaries for criminal justice professionals in Worcester have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $53,427 per year was earned by criminal justice professionals in Worcester. Criminal justice professionals in Worcester made a yearly average salary of $45,160, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Worcester.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Worcester

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Criminal justice professionals make a median salary of $49,497 per year in Worcester. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $37,383 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $82,607 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Worcester

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

Criminal justice professional salaries in Worcester are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Worcester


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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Worcester


Worcester's criminal justice schools offer 5 criminal justice degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Worcester


In 2010 approximately 145 students graduated from criminal justice courses.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Worcester, Massachusetts

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