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Criminal Justice Schools
In Aurora, Colorado

Criminal Justice faculty can choose to work at one of 3 criminal justice schools in Aurora. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in criminal justice in the city of Aurora, which encompasses criminal justice training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Aurora Vs. Colorado Criminal Justice Employment

Aurora 17,280
Colorado 29,730

Of the 29,510 criminal justice professionals employed in Colorado, 17,100 work in Aurora. Between 2006 and 2010, in Aurora, there has been a 1% decline in the number of criminal justice professionals. As the number of criminal justice professionals in Aurora has decreased, overall employment in Aurora has increased.

Aurora Vs. Colorado Criminal Justice employment growth

28,200 29,350 29,120 29,270 29,510
17,260 18,050 17,220 16,760 17,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Aurora

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Aurora

$44,354 $45,620 $47,861 $49,179 $51,848
$43,990 $45,610 $47,150 $48,560 $49,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Aurora
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Aurora

In Aurora, salaries for criminal justice professionals have increased. In 2010 criminal justice professionals in Aurora reportedly earned an average salary of $51,848 per year. The average salary for criminal justice professionals in Aurora was $44,354 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of criminal justice professionals in Aurora is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Aurora

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Criminal justice professionals make a median salary of $48,690 per year in Aurora. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,668 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 127% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Aurora

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice
Forensic Science

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

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Aurora


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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Aurora


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in criminal justice offered by Aurora's criminal justice schools.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Aurora


Approximately 133 students graduated from criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Aurora, Colorado

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