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Criminal Justice Schools
In Council Bluffs, Iowa

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


Professional Trends

Council Bluffs Vs. Iowa Criminal Justice Employment

Council Bluffs 4,640
Iowa 11,880

Exactly 4,580 of Iowa's 11,840 criminal justice professionals work in Council Bluffs. There has been a 6% growth in the number of criminal justice professionals in Council Bluffs between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of criminal justice professionals in Council Bluffs has increased, overall employment in Council Bluffs has also increased.

Council Bluffs Vs. Iowa Criminal Justice employment growth

12,120 11,740 11,920 11,000 11,840
4,340 4,800 5,080 4,710 4,580
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Iowa
  • Dark Yellow: Council Bluffs

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Council Bluffs

$38,780 $40,298 $40,170 $39,896 $45,033
$37,010 $37,750 $38,640 $40,000 $41,110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Council Bluffs
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Council Bluffs

As the number of criminal justice professionals in Council Bluffs has grown, salaries for criminal justice professionals have also increased. In 2010 Council Bluffs criminal justice professionals earned an average yearly salary of $45,033. The average salary for criminal justice professionals in Council Bluffs was $38,780 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Council Bluffs.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Council Bluffs

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90th percentile

Criminal justice professionals make a median salary of $41,932 per year in Council Bluffs. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $27,150 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $68,565 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Council Bluffs

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice
Forensic Science

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

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Council Bluffs


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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Council Bluffs


Council Bluffs' criminal justice schools offer 2 criminal justice degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Council Bluffs


In 2010 approximately 14 students completed criminal justice courses.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Council Bluffs, Iowa

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