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Criminal Justice Schools
In Durham, North Carolina

In Durham, there are 2 criminal justice schools where criminal justice faculty can find employment. The trends in Durham'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

Durham Vs. North Carolina Criminal Justice Employment

Durham 2,270
North Carolina 54,530

Exactly 2,270 of North Carolina's 54,480 criminal justice professionals work in Durham. The number of criminal justice professionals in Durham has grown by 25% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for criminal justice professionals in Durham has increased, overall employment in Durham has also increased.

Durham Vs. North Carolina Criminal Justice employment growth

50,220 53,340 53,410 54,920 54,480
1,820 2,030 1,830 2,120 2,270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Durham

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Durham

$33,695 $36,754 $37,638 $38,072 $38,965
$45,170 $46,540 $48,830 $50,480 $53,220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Durham
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Durham

In Durham, salaries for criminal justice professionals have increased. In 2010 Durham criminal justice professionals earned an average yearly salary of $38,965. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for criminal justice professionals in Durham was $33,695 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Durham.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Durham

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

Durham criminal justice professionals earn a median yearly salary of $36,020. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $27,335 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 98% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Durham

Criminal Justice
Homeland Security

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

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Durham


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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Durham


Durham's criminal justice schools offer 4 criminal justice degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Durham


In 2010 approximately 137 students completed criminal justice courses.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Durham, North Carolina

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