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Criminal Justice Schools
In Wichita, Kansas

There are 6 criminal justice schools in Wichita for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in criminal justice in the city of Wichita, which encompasses criminal justice training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Wichita Vs. Kansas Criminal Justice Employment

Wichita 2,000
Kansas 12,780

Exactly 2,000 of the 12,700 criminal justice professionals employed in Kansas, work in Wichita. Between 2006 and 2010, in Wichita, there has been a 25% decline in the number of criminal justice professionals. As the employment for criminal justice professionals in Wichita has decreased, overall employment in Wichita has increased.

Wichita Vs. Kansas Criminal Justice employment growth

12,790 13,740 13,080 13,460 12,700
2,660 3,170 2,210 2,230 2,000
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kansas
  • Dark Yellow: Wichita

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Wichita

$36,693 $36,635 $31,245 $32,860 $33,820
$35,760 $36,710 $38,350 $39,110 $39,560
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Wichita
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Wichita

As the number of criminal justice professionals in Wichita has shrunk, salaries for criminal justice professionals have also decreased. Wichita criminal justice professionals made $33,820 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for criminal justice professionals in Wichita was $36,693 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Wichita.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Wichita

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

Wichita criminal justice professionals earn a median yearly salary of $29,720. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $22,090 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $52,030 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Wichita

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

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

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Wichita


There are 6 accredited criminal justice schools in the city. Many of Wichita's criminal justice professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Wichita


There are a total of 5 degree and certificate programs in criminal justice offered by Wichita's criminal justice schools.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Wichita


In 2010 approximately 134 students completed criminal justice courses.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Wichita, Kansas

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