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Criminal Justice Schools
In Prestonsburg, Kentucky

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


Professional Trends

Prestonsburg Vs. Kentucky Criminal Justice Employment

Prestonsburg 3,060
Kentucky 22,720

Of the 22,480 criminal justice professionals employed in Kentucky, 3,060 work in Prestonsburg. The number of criminal justice professionals in Prestonsburg has grown by 18% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for criminal justice professionals in Prestonsburg has increased, overall employment in Prestonsburg has also increased.

Prestonsburg Vs. Kentucky Criminal Justice employment growth

21,340 21,250 23,050 22,110 22,480
2,600 2,710 3,200 No data 3,060
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Prestonsburg

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Prestonsburg

$26,728 $28,213 $25,150 No data $28,087
$30,010 $31,230 $33,110 No data $35,890
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Prestonsburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Prestonsburg

In Prestonsburg, salaries for criminal justice professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $28,087 per year was earned by criminal justice professionals in Prestonsburg. The average salary for criminal justice professionals in Prestonsburg was $26,728 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Prestonsburg.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Prestonsburg

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Prestonsburg criminal justice professionals earn a median yearly salary of $25,403. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $18,690 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 129% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Prestonsburg

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

Prestonsburg criminal justice professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Prestonsburg


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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Prestonsburg


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

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Prestonsburg


Approximately 27 students completed criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Prestonsburg, Kentucky

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