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Criminology Schools
In New Orleans, Louisiana

The city of New Orleans has 2 schools where criminology faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of criminology and criminology education in New Orleans, which includes criminology training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

New Orleans Vs. Louisiana Criminology Employment

New Orleans 890
Louisiana 3,400

Exactly 890 of the 3,400 criminology professionals employed in Louisiana, work in New Orleans. Between 2006 and 2010, in New Orleans, there has been a 7% growth in the number of criminology professionals. Overall employment in New Orleans has also increased.

New Orleans Vs. Louisiana Criminology employment growth

3,140 3,080 2,960 3,260 3,400
830 450 670 760 890
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: New Orleans

Criminology VS. All professions salaries in New Orleans

$50,255 $53,525 $52,660 $52,300 $55,725
$35,650 $36,640 $37,990 $39,210 $41,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminology in New Orleans
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in New Orleans

As the number of criminology professionals in New Orleans has grown, salaries for criminology professionals have also increased. New Orleans criminology professionals made $55,725 per year, on average, in 2010. Criminology professionals in New Orleans made a yearly average salary of $50,255, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of criminology professionals in New Orleans is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminology professionals in New Orleans

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

Criminology professionals make a median salary of $45,960 per year in New Orleans. The 10% of criminology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $31,870 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $94,035 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminology professionals and related professions in New Orleans

Mental Health
Criminal Justice

New Orleans criminology professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Criminology schools in New Orleans


Many of New Orleans' criminology professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited criminology schools in the city.

Criminology Programs Offered In New Orleans


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in criminology offered by New Orleans' criminology schools.

Student Completed Criminology Degrees In New Orleans


Approximately 55 students completed criminology courses in 2010.

Criminology Faculty Salaries in New Orleans, Louisiana

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