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Criminology Schools
In Denver, Colorado

The city of Denver has 2 schools where criminology faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in criminology in the city of Denver, which encompasses criminology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Denver Vs. Colorado Criminology Employment

Denver 2,230
Colorado 3,960

Of the 3,960 criminology professionals employed in Colorado, 2,230 work in Denver. Between 2006 and 2010, in Denver, there has been a 13% growth in the number of criminology professionals. Overall employment in Denver has also increased.

Denver Vs. Colorado Criminology employment growth

3,270 3,350 3,610 4,190 3,960
1,980 1,980 2,100 2,330 2,230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Denver

Criminology VS. All professions salaries in Denver

$59,620 $57,927 $58,653 $64,375 $68,075
$43,990 $45,610 $47,150 $48,560 $49,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminology in Denver
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Denver

In Denver, salaries for criminology professionals have increased. In 2010 criminology professionals in Denver reportedly earned an average salary of $68,075 per year. Criminology professionals in Denver made a yearly average salary of $59,620, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of criminology professionals in Denver is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminology professionals in Denver

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Criminology professionals in Denver earn a median salary of $65,135 per year. The difference in pay between the criminology professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 137%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $42,530 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $100,920 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminology professionals and related professions in Denver

Mental Health
Criminal Justice

On average criminology professionals in Denver earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Denver.

Educational Trends

Criminology schools in Denver


There are 2 accredited criminology schools in the city. Many of Denver's criminology professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Criminology Programs Offered In Denver


Denver's criminology schools offer 3 criminology degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Criminology Degrees In Denver


In 2010 approximately 12 students graduated from criminology courses.

Criminology Faculty Salaries in Denver, Colorado

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