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Criminal Justice Schools
In Scranton, Pennsylvania

The city of Scranton has 3 schools where criminal justice faculty can find employment. The trends in Scranton's criminal justice academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes criminal justice training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Scranton Vs. Pennsylvania Criminal Justice Employment

Scranton 2,150
Pennsylvania 72,490

Of the 71,500 criminal justice professionals employed in Pennsylvania, 2,110 work in Scranton. Between 2006 and 2010, in Scranton, there has been a 40% growth in the number of criminal justice professionals. As the number of criminal justice professionals in Scranton has increased, overall employment in Scranton has also increased.

Scranton Vs. Pennsylvania Criminal Justice employment growth

54,140 70,590 72,440 72,920 71,500
1,510 2,840 2,940 3,100 2,110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Scranton

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Scranton

$35,845 $39,440 $40,408 $44,148 $46,210
$32,690 $34,240 $35,390 $36,210 $36,880
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Scranton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Scranton

As the number of criminal justice professionals in Scranton has grown, salaries for criminal justice professionals have also increased. Scranton criminal justice professionals made $46,210 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for criminal justice professionals in Scranton was $35,845 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Scranton.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Scranton

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Scranton criminal justice professionals earn a median yearly salary of $41,310. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $29,583 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 139% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Scranton

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

Criminal justice professional salaries in Scranton are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Scranton


There are 3 accredited criminal justice schools in the city. Many of Scranton's criminal justice professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Scranton


There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in criminal justice offered by Scranton's criminal justice schools.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Scranton


In 2010 approximately 216 students completed criminal justice courses.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Scranton, Pennsylvania

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