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Criminal Justice Schools
In Yakima, Washington

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


Professional Trends

Yakima Vs. Washington Criminal Justice Employment

Yakima 560
Washington 30,270

Of the 29,910 criminal justice professionals employed in Washington State, 560 work in Yakima. The number of criminal justice professionals in Yakima has shrunk by 11% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Yakima has increased.

Yakima Vs. Washington Criminal Justice employment growth

28,050 29,230 23,230 31,980 29,910
630 650 590 610 560
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Yakima

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Yakima

$38,390 $41,840 $31,225 $35,330 $49,373
$34,280 $35,010 $36,180 $37,140 $38,230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Yakima
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Yakima

As the number of criminal justice professionals in Yakima has shrunk, salaries for criminal justice professionals have increased. Yakima criminal justice professionals made $49,373 per year, on average, in 2010. Criminal justice professionals in Yakima made a yearly average salary of $38,390, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Yakima.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Yakima

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

Criminal justice professionals make a median salary of $48,747 per year in Yakima. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,960 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 112% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Yakima

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

On average criminal justice professionals in Yakima earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Yakima.

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Yakima


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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Yakima


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

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Yakima


Approximately 24 students graduated from criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Yakima, Washington

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