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Criminal Justice Schools
In Lakewood, Washington

Criminal Justice faculty can choose to work at only one criminal justice school in Lakewood. The trends in Lakewood'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

Lakewood Vs. Washington Criminal Justice Employment

Lakewood 2,690
Washington 30,270

Exactly 2,690 of the 29,910 criminal justice professionals employed in Washington State, work in Lakewood. The number of criminal justice professionals in Lakewood has shrunk by 18% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Lakewood has increased.

Lakewood Vs. Washington Criminal Justice employment growth

28,050 29,230 23,230 31,980 29,910
3,300 3,730 2,820 3,890 2,690
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Lakewood

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Lakewood

$43,048 $44,660 $49,463 $50,150 $55,283
$40,140 $41,570 $43,330 $44,480 $45,620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Lakewood
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lakewood

Salaries for criminal justice professionals in Lakewood have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $55,283 per year was earned by criminal justice professionals in Lakewood. Four years earlier in 2006, criminal justice professionals in Lakewood made an average salary of $43,048 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Lakewood.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Lakewood

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Lakewood criminal justice professionals earn a median yearly salary of $54,207. The difference in pay between the criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 99%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $37,680 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $75,167 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Lakewood

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

On average criminal justice professional salaries in Lakewood are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Lakewood


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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Lakewood


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

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Lakewood


In 2010 approximately 55 students graduated from criminal justice courses.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Lakewood, Washington

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