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Criminal Justice Schools
In Carlsbad, New Mexico

In Carlsbad, there is only one criminal justice school where criminal justice faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of criminal justice and criminal justice education in Carlsbad, which includes criminal justice training at the criminal justice associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Carlsbad Vs. New Mexico Criminal Justice Employment

Carlsbad 1,290
New Mexico 16,140

Of the 16,110 criminal justice professionals employed in New Mexico, 1,290 work in Carlsbad. The number of criminal justice professionals in Carlsbad has grown by 2% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for criminal justice professionals in Carlsbad has increased, overall employment in Carlsbad has also increased.

Carlsbad Vs. New Mexico Criminal Justice employment growth

13,870 14,490 16,200 14,650 16,110
1,270 1,530 1,290 No data 1,290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Mexico
  • Dark Yellow: Carlsbad

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Carlsbad

$31,378 $32,283 $33,613 No data $36,063
$29,990 $31,210 $33,090 No data $35,370
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Carlsbad
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Carlsbad

Salaries for criminal justice professionals in Carlsbad have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $36,063 per year was earned by criminal justice professionals in Carlsbad. Criminal justice professionals in Carlsbad made a yearly average salary of $31,378, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Carlsbad.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Carlsbad

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

Criminal justice professionals make a median salary of $34,562 per year in Carlsbad. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $25,580 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $52,935 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Carlsbad

Criminal Justice
Homeland Security

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

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Carlsbad


There is only one accredited criminal justice school in the city. Many of Carlsbad's criminal justice professionals are graduates of this school.

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Carlsbad


There is one degree and certificate program in criminal justice offered by Carlsbad's criminal justice school.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Carlsbad


In 2010 approximately 7 students graduated from criminal justice courses.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Carlsbad, New Mexico

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