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Criminal Justice Schools
In Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Criminal Justice faculty can choose to work at one of 5 criminal justice schools in Milwaukee. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the criminal justice academic community in Milwaukee, and the future trends. Academia in criminal justice includes criminal justice training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Milwaukee Vs. Wisconsin Criminal Justice Employment

Milwaukee 7,860
Wisconsin 24,660

Of the 24,400 criminal justice professionals employed in Wisconsin, 7,770 work in Milwaukee. The number of criminal justice professionals in Milwaukee has grown by 2% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of criminal justice professionals in Milwaukee has increased, overall employment in Milwaukee has also increased.

Milwaukee Vs. Wisconsin Criminal Justice employment growth

22,270 24,550 24,940 24,690 24,400
7,640 7,550 8,200 8,040 7,770
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Wisconsin
  • Dark Yellow: Milwaukee

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Milwaukee

$39,521 $41,790 $42,841 $41,763 $48,028
$40,030 $41,490 $42,980 $44,080 $45,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Milwaukee
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Milwaukee

As the number of criminal justice professionals in Milwaukee has grown, salaries for criminal justice professionals have also increased. Milwaukee criminal justice professionals made $48,028 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for criminal justice professionals in Milwaukee was $39,521 per year. The growth in the salary of criminal justice professionals in Milwaukee is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Milwaukee

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

Criminal justice professionals make a median salary of $44,940 per year in Milwaukee. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $31,875 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $71,415 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Milwaukee

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice
Forensic Science

Milwaukee 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 Milwaukee


There are 5 accredited criminal justice schools in the city. Many of Milwaukee's criminal justice professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Milwaukee


Milwaukee's criminal justice schools offer 6 criminal justice degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Milwaukee


Approximately 275 students completed criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

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