Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Criminal Justice make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

Experience

Industry

$44,495 / yrTotal Pay
$41,635 / yrBase Pay
$2,861 / yrAdditional Pay

$44,495

 / yr
$30K$66K
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The estimated total pay for a Criminal Justice is $44,495 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $41,635 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $2,861 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For Correctional Officer

$41,383 /yr
Correctional Officer
$48,196 /yr
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Criminal JusticeSee 3 salaries from all locations

$21

 / hr

$40,917

 / yr

$70,531

 / yr

$44,417

 / yr

$21

 / hr

$19

 / hr

$77,037

 / yr

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$24

 / hr

$20

 / hr

$47,850

 / yr

$47,351

 / yr

$22

 / hr

$20

 / hr

$20

 / hr

$45,804

 / yr

$20

 / hr

$28

 / hr

$58,872

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$22

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Job Title

Location

Total Pay

Base Pay | Additional Pay

Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Probation Officer

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$85,383

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Correctional Officer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$47,500

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Probation Officer

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$49,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

10-14 years
Yesterday
Correctional Officer

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$20

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Correctional Officer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$50,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Correctional Officer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$24

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Probation and Parole Officer

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$40,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Corrections Officer

United States of America

 | <1 year

$50,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

<1 year
Yesterday
Corrections Corporal

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$30

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday

Criminal Justice pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Criminal Justice is $41,635 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Criminal Justice salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 181 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Criminal Justice employees.

The highest salary for a Criminal Justice in United States is $60,796 per year.

The lowest salary for a Criminal Justice in United States is $28,513 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Criminal Justice or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Criminal Justice.