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Criminology Schools
In Washington DC

In Washington, there is only one criminology school 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 Washington, which encompasses criminology training at the criminology masters degree level.


Professional Trends

Washington DC Vs. Washington DC Criminology Employment

Washington DC 6,010
Washington DC 610

Of the 610 criminology professionals employed in Washington DC, 6,010 work in Washington. There has been a 1% decline in the number of criminology professionals in Washington between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Washington has increased.

Washington DC Vs. Washington DC Criminology employment growth

3,520 3,270 3,560 730 610
6,080 6,250 6,420 6,360 6,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington DC
  • Dark Yellow: Washington DC

Criminology VS. All professions salaries in Washington DC

$72,283 $69,390 $76,423 $79,960 $87,633
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Criminology in Washington DC
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Washington DC

In Washington, salaries for criminology professionals have increased. In 2010 Washington criminology professionals earned an average yearly salary of $87,633. The average salary for criminology professionals in Washington was $72,283 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of criminology professionals in Washington is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Criminology professionals in Washington DC

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

Washington criminology professionals earn a median yearly salary of $83,767. The 10% of criminology professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $49,917 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $114,005 per year.

Average Salaries for Criminology professionals and related professions in Washington DC

Mental Health
Criminal Justice

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

Educational Trends

Criminology schools in Washington DC


There is only one accredited criminology school in the city. Many of Washington's criminology professionals are graduates of this school.

Criminology Programs Offered In Washington DC


There is one degree and certificate program in criminology offered by Washington's criminology school.

Student Completed Criminology Degrees In Washington DC


In 2010 approximately 3 students completed criminology courses.

Criminology Faculty Salaries in Washington DC, Washington DC

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