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Criminal Justice Schools
In Charlotte, North Carolina

Criminal Justice faculty can choose to work at one of 4 criminal justice schools in Charlotte. The trends in Charlotte's criminal justice academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes criminal justice training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Charlotte Vs. North Carolina Criminal Justice Employment

Charlotte 12,290
North Carolina 54,530

Of the 54,480 criminal justice professionals employed in North Carolina, 12,290 work in Charlotte. The number of criminal justice professionals in Charlotte has grown by 7% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Charlotte has also increased.

Charlotte Vs. North Carolina Criminal Justice employment growth

50,220 53,340 53,410 54,920 54,480
11,500 11,940 12,470 12,500 12,290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Charlotte

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Charlotte

$43,778 $42,995 $42,384 $46,857 $45,902
$39,710 $41,200 $42,490 $43,890 $44,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Charlotte
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Charlotte

In Charlotte, salaries for criminal justice professionals have increased. In 2010 Charlotte criminal justice professionals earned an average yearly salary of $45,902. The average salary for criminal justice professionals in Charlotte was $43,778 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of criminal justice professionals in Charlotte is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Charlotte

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Criminal justice professionals in Charlotte make a median yearly salary of $41,872. The difference in pay between the criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 191%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $25,718 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $74,914 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Charlotte

Homeland Security
Forensic Science
Criminal Justice

Charlotte criminal justice professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Charlotte


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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Charlotte


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

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Charlotte


Approximately 158 students graduated from criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Charlotte, North Carolina

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