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Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors in Virginia

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Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors in Virginia

Considering a career as a Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professor in Virginia?

17.2% Jobs Projection
30 Job Openings
  • Projected employment for Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors in Virginia is growing faster than average.

How Many Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors Work in Virginia?

In Virginia, there were 460 people working as Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors in the year 2018.

There were 370 Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 90 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors in VA Employment Trend

The typical state has 140 Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors working in it, which means Virginia has more Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors than average.

Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors in VA vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Virginia

Jobs for Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 17.2% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 12.1%.

Job Projections for Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors: Nation vs. VA

Virginia Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 30 annual job openings, and 340 total jobs in 2026 for Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors in this state.

Nationwide, the prediction is 1,600 annual jobs and 19,400 total jobs in 2026.

Top Virginia Metros for Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 280 $63,090

Top States for Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors Employment

View the list below to see where most Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
North Carolina 1,910 $58,350
New York 1,450 $53,460
California 1,260 $111,870
Texas 1,220 $62,830
Florida 1,030 $61,830
Pennsylvania 760 $75,010
Illinois 600 $51,150
Ohio 540 $60,450
New Jersey 470 $81,100
Utah 470 $67,190
Virginia 460 $0
Colorado 430 $57,020
Michigan 430 $65,950
Massachusetts 370 $73,470
Indiana 280 $45,750
Tennessee 230 $50,650
Missouri 230 $73,930
Minnesota 210 $74,020
Wisconsin 180 $71,150
Maryland 170 $72,350

Below are the states where Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
California $111,870
Kentucky $89,570
District of Columbia $86,550
Rhode Island $81,660
New Jersey $81,100
Iowa $78,210
Delaware $76,130
Pennsylvania $75,010
Minnesota $74,020
Missouri $73,930

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Occupation VA Employment Total
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