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Homeland Security Schools
In Lakewood, Washington

In Lakewood, there is only one homeland security school where homeland security faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the homeland security academic community in Lakewood, and the future trends. Academia in homeland security includes homeland security training at the homeland security certificate level.


Professional Trends

Lakewood Vs. Washington Homeland Security Employment

Lakewood 2,390
Washington 18,670

Exactly 2,390 of the 18,670 homeland security professionals employed in Washington State, work in Lakewood. There has been a 13% growth in the number of homeland security professionals in Lakewood between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for homeland security professionals in Lakewood has increased, overall employment in Lakewood has also increased.

Lakewood Vs. Washington Homeland Security employment growth

19,080 19,190 19,180 19,490 18,670
2,110 2,460 2,400 2,650 2,390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Lakewood

Homeland Security VS. All professions salaries in Lakewood

$42,323 $44,837 $46,970 $49,640 $51,680
$40,140 $41,570 $43,330 $44,480 $45,620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Homeland Security in Lakewood
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lakewood

In Lakewood, salaries for homeland security professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $51,680 per year was earned by homeland security professionals in Lakewood. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for homeland security professionals in Lakewood was $42,323 per year. The growth in the salary of homeland security professionals in Lakewood is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Homeland security professionals in Lakewood

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Homeland security professionals in Lakewood earn a median salary of $52,040 per year. The difference in pay between the homeland security professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 94%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $35,557 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $68,957 per year.

Average Salaries for Homeland security professionals and related professions in Lakewood

Homeland Security
Criminal Justice

Homeland security professional salaries in Lakewood are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Homeland Security schools in Lakewood


Many of Lakewood's homeland security professionals are graduates of the only accredited homeland security school in the city.

Homeland Security Programs Offered In Lakewood


Lakewood's homeland security school offers one homeland security degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Homeland Security Degrees In Lakewood


Approximately 5 students completed homeland security courses in 2010.

Homeland Security Faculty Salaries in Lakewood, Washington

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