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Criminal Justice Schools
In Indianapolis, Indiana

There are 9 criminal justice schools in Indianapolis for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of criminal justice and criminal justice education in Indianapolis, which includes criminal justice training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Indianapolis Vs. Indiana Criminal Justice Employment

Indianapolis 11,530
Indiana 31,770

Exactly 11,450 of the 31,580 criminal justice professionals employed in Indiana, work in Indianapolis. The number of criminal justice professionals in Indianapolis has grown by 33% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of criminal justice professionals in Indianapolis has increased, overall employment in Indianapolis has also increased.

Indianapolis Vs. Indiana Criminal Justice employment growth

21,590 31,930 33,290 32,790 31,580
8,630 11,600 12,480 12,510 11,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Indiana
  • Dark Yellow: Indianapolis

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Indianapolis

$38,238 $39,732 $40,287 $41,467 $43,408
$38,250 $39,840 $41,420 $41,900 $42,710
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Indianapolis
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Indianapolis

Salaries for criminal justice professionals in Indianapolis have increased. In 2010 Indianapolis criminal justice professionals earned an average yearly salary of $43,408. Four years earlier in 2006, criminal justice professionals in Indianapolis made an average salary of $38,238 per year. The growth in the salary of criminal justice professionals in Indianapolis is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Indianapolis

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

Indianapolis criminal justice professionals earn a median yearly salary of $40,186. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $27,814 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 136% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Indianapolis

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

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

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Indianapolis


There are 9 accredited criminal justice schools in the city. Many of Indianapolis' criminal justice professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Indianapolis


There are a total of 13 degree and certificate programs in criminal justice offered by Indianapolis' criminal justice schools.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Indianapolis


Approximately 260 students completed criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Indianapolis, Indiana

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