Criminal Justice Salary Information
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, job growth in various criminal justice career areas is expected to rise 5-8% between 2018-2028. Those going into traditional law enforcement as police officers or detectives earned an average salary of $65,170 in 2019.
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Criminal Justice career choices and professions
A number of career options are available to chose from for graduates with a Criminal Justice degree. Here is a list of some possibilities:
- Local/State/Federal Law Enforcement
- Legal Careers
- Probation/Parole Officer
- Case Manager