Criminal Justice Schools
In Elko, Nevada

Criminal Justice faculty can choose to work at only one criminal justice school in Elko. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in criminal justice in the city of Elko, which encompasses criminal justice training at the criminal justice associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Elko Vs. Nevada Criminal Justice Employment

Elko 1,050
Nevada 23,960

Exactly 1,050 of Nevada's 23,780 criminal justice professionals work in Elko. There has been a 7% growth in the number of criminal justice professionals in Elko between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of criminal justice professionals in Elko has increased, overall employment in Elko has also increased.

Elko Vs. Nevada Criminal Justice employment growth

24,260 25,340 25,600 24,600 23,780
980 1,110 1,050 No data 1,050
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Nevada
  • Dark Yellow: Elko

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Elko

$38,255 $40,455 $45,830 No data $50,470
$36,570 $37,910 $39,440 No data $43,050
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Elko
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Elko

As the number of criminal justice professionals in Elko has grown, salaries for criminal justice professionals have also increased. Elko criminal justice professionals made $50,470 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, criminal justice professionals in Elko made an average salary of $38,255 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Elko.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Elko

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Criminal justice professionals make a median salary of $52,577 per year in Elko. The difference in pay between the criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 92%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $33,930 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $65,043 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Elko

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

Elko 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 Elko


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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Elko


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in criminal justice offered by Elko's criminal justice schools.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Elko


In 2010 approximately 6 students completed criminal justice courses.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Elko, Nevada

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