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Criminal Justice Schools
In Yankton, South Dakota

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


Professional Trends

Yankton Vs. South Dakota Criminal Justice Employment

Yankton 930
South Dakota 3,430

Exactly 930 of the 3,430 criminal justice professionals employed in South Dakota, work in Yankton. Between 2006 and 2010, in Yankton, there has been a 43% growth in the number of criminal justice professionals. As the employment for criminal justice professionals in Yankton has increased, overall employment in Yankton has decreased.

Yankton Vs. South Dakota Criminal Justice employment growth

2,950 3,190 3,390 3,350 3,430
650 710 740 No data 930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: South Dakota
  • Dark Yellow: Yankton

Criminal Justice VS. All professions salaries in Yankton

$32,655 $32,628 $33,078 No data $32,007
$28,800 $29,670 $30,750 No data $32,640
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminal Justice in Yankton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Yankton

As the number of criminal justice professionals in Yankton has grown, salaries for criminal justice professionals have decreased. Yankton criminal justice professionals made $32,007 per year, on average, in 2010. Criminal justice professionals in Yankton made a yearly average salary of $32,655, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Yankton.

Salary percentiles for Criminal justice professionals in Yankton

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90th percentile

Criminal justice professionals make a median salary of $29,863 per year in Yankton. The 10% of criminal justice professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $22,820 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $43,120 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminal justice professionals and related professions in Yankton

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

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

Educational Trends

Criminal Justice schools in Yankton


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

Criminal Justice Programs Offered In Yankton


Yankton's criminal justice schools offer 2 criminal justice degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Criminal Justice Degrees In Yankton


Approximately 11 students completed criminal justice courses in 2010.

Criminal Justice Faculty Salaries in Yankton, South Dakota

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