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Criminal Justice Schools
In Miami, Florida

The city of Miami has 7 schools where criminal justice faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of criminal justice and criminal justice education in Miami, which includes criminal justice training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Miami Vs. Florida Criminal Justice Employment

Miami 24,970
Florida 143,050

Of the 141,590 criminal justice professionals employed in Florida, 24,970 work in Miami. Between 2006 and 2010, in Miami, there has been a 1% decline in the number of criminal justice professionals. As the number of criminal justice professionals in Miami has decreased, overall employment in Miami has increased.

Miami Vs. Florida Criminal Justice employment growth

137,890 144,890 112,700 146,320 141,590
25,190 24,140 24,610 24,750 24,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: Miami

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Miami

$41,003 $37,608 $39,580 $39,195 $53,383
$37,960 $39,270 $40,200 $41,070 $42,040
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Miami
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Miami

As the number of criminal justice professionals in Miami has shrunk, salaries for criminal justice professionals have increased. In 2010 criminal justice professionals in Miami reportedly earned an average salary of $53,383 per year. The average salary for criminal justice professionals in Miami was $41,003 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of criminal justice professionals in Miami is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Miami

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Criminal justice professionals in Miami make a median yearly salary of $51,320. The difference in pay between the criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 170%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $29,265 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $78,908 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Miami

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

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

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Miami


There are 7 accredited criminal justice schools in the city. Many of Miami's criminal justice professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Miami


There are a total of 10 degree and certificate programs in criminal justice offered by Miami's criminal justice schools.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Miami


In 2010 approximately 545 students graduated from criminal justice courses.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Miami, Florida

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