Criminal Justice Schools
In Paterson, New Jersey

There is only one criminal justice school in Paterson for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in criminal justice in the city of Paterson, which encompasses criminal justice training at the following levels:

  • Criminal Justice Certificate
  • Associates degree in Criminal Justice


Professional Trends

Paterson Vs. New Jersey Criminal Justice Employment

Paterson 96,020
New Jersey 59,860

Exactly 94,820 of New Jersey's 58,980 criminal justice professionals work in Paterson. There has been a 10% decline in the number of criminal justice professionals in Paterson between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Paterson has increased.

Paterson Vs. New Jersey Criminal Justice employment growth

62,730 63,700 65,920 62,500 58,980
105,600 108,940 110,370 107,070 94,820
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Paterson

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Paterson

$47,010 $51,221 $51,648 $53,460 $54,866
$50,840 $52,790 $54,850 $56,250 $57,170
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Paterson
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Paterson

In Paterson, salaries for criminal justice professionals have increased. In 2010 criminal justice professionals in Paterson reportedly earned an average salary of $54,866 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for criminal justice professionals in Paterson was $47,010 per year. The growth in the salary of criminal justice professionals in Paterson is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Paterson

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Paterson criminal justice professionals earn a median yearly salary of $51,638. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,658 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $79,316 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Paterson

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

Paterson 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 Paterson


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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Paterson


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

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Paterson


In 2010 approximately 24 students completed criminal justice courses.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Paterson, New Jersey

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