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Criminal Justice Schools
In Salem, West Virginia

The city of Salem has only one school where criminal justice faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the criminal justice academic community in Salem, and the future trends. Academia in criminal justice includes criminal justice training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Salem Vs. West Virginia Criminal Justice Employment

Salem 1,410
West Virginia 7,960

Of the 7,880 criminal justice professionals employed in West Virginia, 1,410 work in Salem. Between 2006 and 2010, in Salem, there has been a 10% decline in the number of criminal justice professionals. Overall employment in Salem has increased.

Salem Vs. West Virginia Criminal Justice employment growth

10,120 10,470 8,130 8,330 7,880
1,560 600 770 No data 1,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Salem

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Salem

$28,910 $26,110 $32,983 No data $35,390
$29,240 $30,170 $31,960 No data $33,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Salem
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Salem

In Salem, salaries for criminal justice professionals have increased. Salem criminal justice professionals made $35,390 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for criminal justice professionals in Salem was $28,910 per year. The growth in the salary of criminal justice professionals in Salem is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Salem

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

Criminal justice professionals make a median salary of $30,748 per year in Salem. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $23,625 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $58,042 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Salem

Criminal Justice
Homeland Security

Salem 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 Salem


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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Salem


There is one degree and certificate program in criminal justice offered by Salem's criminal justice school.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Salem


Approximately 3 students graduated from criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Salem, West Virginia

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