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Criminal Justice Schools
In Poughkeepsie, New York

Criminal Justice faculty can choose to work at one of 2 criminal justice schools in Poughkeepsie. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of criminal justice and criminal justice education in Poughkeepsie, which includes criminal justice training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Criminal Justice Employment

Poughkeepsie 2,180
New York 170,970

Exactly 2,180 of the 169,180 criminal justice professionals employed in New York, work in Poughkeepsie. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of criminal justice professionals in Poughkeepsie has shrunk by 57%. Overall employment in Poughkeepsie has increased.

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Criminal Justice employment growth

176,080 178,950 179,490 174,270 169,180
5,110 2,210 2,080 2,170 2,180
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Poughkeepsie

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Poughkeepsie

$46,542 $44,328 $47,177 $48,136 $53,253
$41,180 $42,500 $44,110 $45,480 $46,270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Poughkeepsie
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Poughkeepsie

As the number of criminal justice professionals in Poughkeepsie has shrunk, salaries for criminal justice professionals have increased. In 2010 Poughkeepsie criminal justice professionals earned an average yearly salary of $53,253. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for criminal justice professionals in Poughkeepsie was $46,542 per year. The growth in the salary of criminal justice professionals in Poughkeepsie is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Poughkeepsie

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

Poughkeepsie criminal justice professionals earn a median yearly salary of $52,955. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,278 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $76,618 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Poughkeepsie

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

On average criminal justice professionals in Poughkeepsie earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Poughkeepsie.

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Poughkeepsie


There are 2 accredited criminal justice schools in the city. Many of Poughkeepsie's criminal justice professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Poughkeepsie


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

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Poughkeepsie


In 2010 approximately 134 students completed criminal justice courses.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Poughkeepsie, New York

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