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Criminal Justice Schools
In Santa Fe, New Mexico

The city of Santa Fe 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 Santa Fe, and the future trends. Academia in criminal justice includes criminal justice training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Santa Fe Vs. New Mexico Criminal Justice Employment

Santa Fe 480
New Mexico 16,140

Of the 16,110 criminal justice professionals employed in New Mexico, 480 work in Santa Fe. Between 2006 and 2010, in Santa Fe, there has been a 57% decline in the number of criminal justice professionals. Overall employment in Santa Fe has increased.

Santa Fe Vs. New Mexico Criminal Justice employment growth

13,870 14,490 16,200 14,650 16,110
1,120 900 650 680 480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Mexico
  • Dark Yellow: Santa Fe

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Santa Fe

$36,670 $36,895 $33,525 $35,685 $35,900
$36,510 $36,480 $38,740 $42,010 $42,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Santa Fe
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Santa Fe

As the number of criminal justice professionals in Santa Fe has shrunk, salaries for criminal justice professionals have also decreased. In 2010 Santa Fe criminal justice professionals earned an average yearly salary of $35,900. Criminal justice professionals in Santa Fe made a yearly average salary of $36,670, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Santa Fe.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Santa Fe

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

Criminal justice professionals in Santa Fe make a median yearly salary of $34,065. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $25,905 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 79% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Santa Fe

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

Criminal justice professional salaries in Santa Fe are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Santa Fe


Many of Santa Fe's criminal justice professionals are graduates of the only accredited criminal justice school in the city.

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Santa Fe


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

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Santa Fe


In 2010 approximately 9 students graduated from criminal justice courses.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Santa Fe, New Mexico

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