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Criminal Justice Schools
In Canton, Ohio

Criminal Justice faculty can choose to work at one of 2 criminal justice schools in Canton. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of criminal justice and criminal justice education in Canton, which includes criminal justice training at the criminal justice associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Canton Vs. Ohio Criminal Justice Employment

Canton 1,370
Ohio 55,290

Exactly 1,370 of the 54,170 criminal justice professionals employed in Ohio, work in Canton. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of criminal justice professionals in Canton has grown by 27%. As the number of criminal justice professionals in Canton has increased, overall employment in Canton has decreased.

Canton Vs. Ohio Criminal Justice employment growth

43,200 58,060 58,910 57,150 54,170
1,080 1,120 1,190 1,500 1,370
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Canton

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Canton

$36,925 $38,110 $39,593 $38,423 $38,208
$33,270 $34,510 $35,830 $36,350 $36,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Canton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Canton

Salaries for criminal justice professionals in Canton have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $38,208 per year was earned by criminal justice professionals in Canton. The average salary for criminal justice professionals in Canton was $36,925 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of criminal justice professionals in Canton is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Canton

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Canton criminal justice professionals earn a median yearly salary of $36,896. The difference in pay between the criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 115%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $24,448 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $52,552 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Canton

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

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

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Canton


There are 2 accredited criminal justice schools in the city. Many of Canton's criminal justice professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Canton


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in criminal justice offered by Canton's criminal justice schools.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Canton


Approximately 43 students graduated from criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Canton, Ohio

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