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Criminal Justice Schools
In Elgin, Illinois

In Elgin, there are 2 criminal justice schools 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 Elgin, which includes criminal justice training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Elgin Vs. Illinois Criminal Justice Employment

Elgin 49,870
Illinois 74,910

Exactly 48,540 of the 73,250 criminal justice professionals employed in Illinois, work in Elgin. Between 2006 and 2010, in Elgin, there has been a 3% decline in the number of criminal justice professionals. Overall employment in Elgin has increased.

Elgin Vs. Illinois Criminal Justice employment growth

74,900 79,260 75,360 73,040 73,250
50,030 50,390 49,100 53,550 48,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Elgin

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Elgin

$46,222 $49,698 $50,173 $52,412 $51,925
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Elgin
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Elgin

Salaries for criminal justice professionals in Elgin have increased. Elgin criminal justice professionals made $51,925 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, criminal justice professionals in Elgin made an average salary of $46,222 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Elgin.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Elgin

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Criminal justice professionals in Elgin make a median yearly salary of $48,532. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,030 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $77,845 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Elgin

Forensic Science
Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

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

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Elgin


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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Elgin


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in criminal justice offered by Elgin's criminal justice schools.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Elgin


Approximately 56 students graduated from criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Elgin, Illinois

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