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Criminal Justice Schools
In Providence, Rhode Island

Criminal Justice faculty can choose to work at one of 2 criminal justice schools in Providence. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the criminal justice academic community in Providence, and the future trends. Academia in criminal justice includes criminal justice training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Providence Vs. Rhode Island Criminal Justice Employment

Providence 4,310
Rhode Island 3,960

Exactly 4,310 of Rhode Island's 3,960 criminal justice professionals work in Providence. There has been a 29% decline in the number of criminal justice professionals in Providence between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for criminal justice professionals in Providence has decreased, overall employment in Providence has increased.

Providence Vs. Rhode Island Criminal Justice employment growth

4,500 4,690 4,570 5,130 3,960
6,070 5,240 6,100 4,420 4,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Rhode Island
  • Dark Yellow: Providence

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Providence

$42,016 $46,798 $49,617 $47,186 $51,415
$39,780 $41,330 $42,720 $43,600 $44,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Providence
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Providence

In Providence, salaries for criminal justice professionals have increased. Providence criminal justice professionals made $51,415 per year, on average, in 2010. Criminal justice professionals in Providence made a yearly average salary of $42,016, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Providence.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Providence

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25th percentile
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Criminal justice professionals make a median salary of $46,190 per year in Providence. The difference in pay between the criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 135%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $34,192 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $80,250 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Providence

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

Providence 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 Providence


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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Providence


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in criminal justice offered by Providence's criminal justice schools.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Providence


Approximately 181 students completed criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Providence, Rhode Island

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