How much does a Criminal Justice Specialist make? The average Criminal Justice Specialist salary is $47,981 as of November 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $44,056 and $50,102. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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County of Chesterfield - Chesterfield , VA
Enterprise Application Specialist Information Systems Technology Salary Range: $56,417- $96,338 ... Department of Justice's "Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS) Security Policy" and ...
Recruitology - 9 days ago
Chesterfield County - Chesterfield , VA
This position is subject to working in high security areas governed by the US Department of Justice's "Criminal Justice Information Services (CJIS) Security Policy" and therefore requires ...
Upward.net - 8 days ago
ROCS Grad Staffing - Purcellville , VA
... the criminal justice field! You will provide accurate background verification information and ... Responsibilities for Research Support Specialist: * Contacts approved resources such as courts ...
ZipRecruiter - 19 days ago
ROCS Grad Staffing - Winchester , VA
... the criminal justice field! You will provide accurate background verification information and ... Responsibilities of Verifications Specialist: * Contacting educational institutions to verify ...
ZipRecruiter - 6 days ago
Camelot Education - Richmond , VA
The Behavioral Specialist is to provide assistance to school leadership and academic staff ... Education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor's degree in Education, Criminal Justice, Social ...
ZipRecruiter - 16 days ago
This opportunity will allow the specialist to support the Department of Justice's, Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) in their continued commitment to provide relevant resource and tools to the AI/AN ...
Upward.net - 32 days ago

Criminal Justice Specialist Salary in Major Cities

This chart shows the salary comparison for Criminal Justice Specialist between major cities. San Francisco City consistently ranks #1 as of November 25, 2020. Click on the chart to see the detail salary data for Criminal Justice Specialist in each city.
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City Name Average Salary
San Francisco, CA $59,977
Washington, DC $53,413
Miami, FL $46,710
Chicago, IL $50,903
Boston, MA $54,061
New York, NY $57,722
Dallas, TX $47,669
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What is the average salary for Criminal Justice Specialist in 2020?
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Criminal Justice Specialist in the United States. The base salary for Criminal Justice Specialist ranges from $44,056 to $50,102 with the average base salary of $47,981. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $44,726 to $51,283 with the average total cash compensation of $48,584.
Average Salary Average Salary Range
Base Salary $47,981 $44,056 - $50,102
Bonus $602 $669 - $1,181
Total Pay $48,584 $44,726 - $51,283
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What's the difference between Criminal Justice Instructor and Criminal Justice Specialist?
According to our latest salary estimation on November 25, 2020. The average salary of Criminal Justice Specialist is $47,981, and the average salary of Criminal Justice Instructor is $47,742. The average salary of Criminal Justice Instructor is lower than Criminal Justice Specialist. ( 2020-11-25 salary.com )
I am a Criminal Justice Specialist, which location’s salary is higher, Springfield, MO or Fremont, NE?
Springfield, MO typically sees higher pay than Fremont, NE for Criminal Justice Specialist. a Criminal Justice Specialist Salary in Springfield, MO is $45,333 as of November 25, 2020; a Criminal Justice Specialist Salary in Fremont, NE is $44,687 as of November 25, 2020. ( 2020-11-25 salary.com )
Why does the salary of a Criminal Justice Specialist vary from city to city?
The cost of living is tied to salaries. If the expenses are higher in a particular city, then the wage level will be higher as well to afford the people can opportunity to live there. This is why you're always going to make more money in New York City for example, than in a small town. ( 2020-11-25 salary.com )
What are the Pay Factors for Criminal Justice Specialist?
Salary ranges for a Criminal Justice Specialist can vary widely, depending on the city and several other pay factors, including (but not limited to) education level, certifications, additional skills, and work experience. Click here to view Eight Factors That Can Affect Your Pay ( 2020-11-25 salary.com )
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Last Update: November 25, 2020