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Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors in West Virginia

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

11.1% Jobs Projection
$31,060 Median Salary
10 Job Openings

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

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

  • Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors in West Virginia earn lower salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

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

There were approximately 70 workers employed as Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors in this state in 2018.

There were 80 Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 10 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 West Virginia has fewer Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors than average.

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Job Projections for West Virginia

Jobs for Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 11.1% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 12.1%.

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West Virginia Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 10 annual Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors job openings in West Virginia, and 100 total jobs in the year 2026.

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 West Virginia?

In 2018 wages for Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Professors ranged from $21,560 to $75,400 with $31,060 being the median annual salary.

The median salary in West Virginia is higher than the nationwide median salary.

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Top West 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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