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Criminal Justice Schools
In Compton, California

In Compton, there is only one criminal justice school where criminal justice faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the criminal justice academic community in Compton, and the future trends. Academia in criminal justice includes criminal justice training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Compton Vs. California Criminal Justice Employment

Compton 62,140
California 223,680

Of the 219,640 criminal justice professionals employed in California, 60,790 work in Compton. There has been a 1% growth in the number of criminal justice professionals in Compton between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Compton has also increased.

Compton Vs. California Criminal Justice employment growth

215,760 223,050 228,920 229,120 219,640
60,050 63,280 62,110 62,190 60,790
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Compton

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Compton

$41,218 $44,296 $45,573 $47,506 $46,337
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Compton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Compton

As the number of criminal justice professionals in Compton has grown, salaries for criminal justice professionals have also increased. In 2010 criminal justice professionals in Compton reportedly earned an average salary of $46,337 per year. The average salary for criminal justice professionals in Compton was $41,218 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Compton.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Compton

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

Compton criminal justice professionals earn a median yearly salary of $45,250. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $27,940 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 137% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Compton

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

On average criminal justice professionals in Compton earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Compton.

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Compton


Many of Compton's criminal justice professionals are graduates of the only accredited criminal justice school in the city.

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Compton


Compton's criminal justice school offers one criminal justice degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Compton


Approximately 3 students completed criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Compton, California

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