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Criminal Justice Schools
In Joplin, Missouri

Criminal Justice faculty can choose to work at only one criminal justice school in Joplin. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the criminal justice academic community in Joplin, and the future trends. Academia in criminal justice includes criminal justice training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Joplin Vs. Missouri Criminal Justice Employment

Joplin 190
Missouri 33,680

Exactly 190 of Missouri's 33,190 criminal justice professionals work in Joplin. Between 2006 and 2010, in Joplin, there has been a 41% decline in the number of criminal justice professionals. Overall employment in Joplin has increased.

Joplin Vs. Missouri Criminal Justice employment growth

35,180 35,150 34,390 34,860 33,190
320 330 310 330 190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Joplin

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Joplin

$28,950 $31,110 $32,530 $31,370 $29,165
$29,060 $30,410 $31,240 $32,940 $33,750
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Joplin
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Joplin

In Joplin, salaries for criminal justice professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $29,165 per year was earned by criminal justice professionals in Joplin. Four years earlier in 2006, criminal justice professionals in Joplin made an average salary of $28,950 per year. The growth in the salary of criminal justice professionals in Joplin is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Joplin

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Criminal justice professionals in Joplin make a median yearly salary of $26,050. The difference in pay between the criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 121%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $20,810 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $45,900 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Joplin

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

Joplin 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 Joplin


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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Joplin


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

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Joplin


Approximately 150 students completed criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Joplin, Missouri

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