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Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors in Florida

Is Florida a good place for you to work as a Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professor?

16.5% Jobs Projection
$61,830 Median Salary
110 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors in Florida are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors in Florida is growing faster than average.

  • Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors in Florida earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

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

There were approximately 1,030 workers employed as Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors in this state in 2018.

There were 1,010 Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 20 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

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

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Job Projections for Florida

Jobs for Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 16.5% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 12.1%.

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Florida Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 110 annual job openings, and 1,270 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.

What do Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors Make in Florida?

In 2018 wages for Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors ranged from $39,810 to $107,520 with $61,830 being the median annual salary.

The median salary in Florida is higher than the nationwide median salary.

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Top Florida 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
Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater, FL 260 $48,930
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, FL 190 $85,900
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-West Palm Beach, FL 110 $67,750
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, FL 60 $61,390
Tallahassee, FL 50 $62,630

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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