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Criminal Justice Schools
In Arlington, Virginia

There are 4 criminal justice schools in Arlington for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the criminal justice academic community in Arlington, and the future trends. Academia in criminal justice includes criminal justice training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Arlington Vs. Virginia Criminal Justice Employment

Arlington 52,380
Virginia 60,070

Exactly 51,780 of the 59,380 criminal justice professionals employed in Virginia, work in Arlington. Between 2006 and 2010, in Arlington, there has been a 11% growth in the number of criminal justice professionals. Overall employment in Arlington has also increased.

Arlington Vs. Virginia Criminal Justice employment growth

52,620 55,500 57,570 58,850 59,380
46,550 49,130 50,140 51,680 51,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Arlington

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Arlington

$48,327 $50,522 $53,628 $57,964 $58,880
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Arlington
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Arlington

As the number of criminal justice professionals in Arlington has grown, salaries for criminal justice professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $58,880 per year was earned by criminal justice professionals in Arlington. The average salary for criminal justice professionals in Arlington was $48,327 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Arlington.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Arlington

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Criminal justice professionals in Arlington make a median yearly salary of $56,348. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,400 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $92,407 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Arlington

Criminal Justice
Homeland Security
Forensic Science

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

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Arlington


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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Arlington


Arlington's criminal justice schools offer 3 criminal justice degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Arlington


Approximately 68 students graduated from criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Arlington, Virginia

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