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Criminal Justice Schools
In Tacoma, Washington

There is only one criminal justice school in Tacoma for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the criminal justice academic community in Tacoma, and the future trends. Academia in criminal justice includes criminal justice training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Tacoma Vs. Washington Criminal Justice Employment

Tacoma 2,690
Washington 30,270

Exactly 2,690 of the 29,910 criminal justice professionals employed in Washington State, work in Tacoma. Between 2006 and 2010, in Tacoma, there has been a 18% decline in the number of criminal justice professionals. Overall employment in Tacoma has increased.

Tacoma Vs. Washington Criminal Justice employment growth

28,050 29,230 23,230 31,980 29,910
3,300 3,730 2,820 3,890 2,690
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Tacoma

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Tacoma

$43,048 $44,660 $49,463 $50,150 $55,283
$40,140 $41,570 $43,330 $44,480 $45,620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Tacoma
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tacoma

Salaries for criminal justice professionals in Tacoma have increased. In 2010 Tacoma criminal justice professionals earned an average yearly salary of $55,283. Criminal justice professionals in Tacoma made a yearly average salary of $43,048, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of criminal justice professionals in Tacoma is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Tacoma

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

Tacoma criminal justice professionals earn a median yearly salary of $54,207. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $37,680 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $75,167 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Tacoma

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

On average criminal justice professional salaries in Tacoma are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Tacoma


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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Tacoma


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

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Tacoma


In 2010 approximately 16 students completed criminal justice courses.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Tacoma, Washington

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