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Criminal Justice Schools
In Louisville, Kentucky

Criminal Justice faculty can choose to work at one of 9 criminal justice schools in Louisville. The trends in Louisville'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

Louisville Vs. Kentucky Criminal Justice Employment

Louisville 7,610
Kentucky 22,720

Exactly 7,530 of the 22,480 criminal justice professionals employed in Kentucky, work in Louisville. Between 2006 and 2010, in Louisville, there has been a 43% growth in the number of criminal justice professionals. As the employment for criminal justice professionals in Louisville has increased, overall employment in Louisville has also increased.

Louisville Vs. Kentucky Criminal Justice employment growth

21,340 21,250 23,050 22,110 22,480
5,260 6,750 7,300 7,000 7,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Louisville

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Louisville

$37,824 $38,094 $38,783 $39,042 $41,093
$35,730 $37,410 $38,920 $39,970 $40,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Louisville
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Louisville

Salaries for criminal justice professionals in Louisville have increased. Louisville criminal justice professionals made $41,093 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for criminal justice professionals in Louisville was $37,824 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of criminal justice professionals in Louisville is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Louisville

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90th percentile

Criminal justice professionals in Louisville make a median yearly salary of $36,698. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $24,068 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $64,400 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Louisville

Criminal Justice
Homeland Security

Louisville criminal justice professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Louisville


Many of Louisville's criminal justice professionals are graduates of one of the 9 accredited criminal justice schools in the city.

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Louisville


There are a total of 11 degree and certificate programs in criminal justice offered by Louisville's criminal justice schools.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Louisville


Approximately 344 students graduated from criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Louisville, Kentucky

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