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Criminal Justice Schools
In Palatine, Illinois

The city of Palatine has only one school 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 Palatine, which includes criminal justice training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Palatine Vs. Illinois Criminal Justice Employment

Palatine 49,870
Illinois 74,910

Of the 73,250 criminal justice professionals employed in Illinois, 48,540 work in Palatine. The number of criminal justice professionals in Palatine has shrunk by 3% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Palatine has increased.

Palatine Vs. Illinois Criminal Justice employment growth

74,900 79,260 75,360 73,040 73,250
50,030 50,390 49,100 53,550 48,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Palatine

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Palatine

$46,222 $49,698 $50,173 $52,412 $51,925
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Palatine
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Palatine

As the number of criminal justice professionals in Palatine has shrunk, salaries for criminal justice professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $51,925 per year was earned by criminal justice professionals in Palatine. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for criminal justice professionals in Palatine was $46,222 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Palatine.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Palatine

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Criminal justice professionals make a median salary of $48,532 per year in Palatine. The difference in pay between the criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 136%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $33,030 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $77,845 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Palatine

Forensic Science
Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

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

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Palatine


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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Palatine


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in criminal justice offered by Palatine's criminal justice schools.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Palatine


Approximately 45 students completed criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Palatine, Illinois

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