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Criminal Justice Careers - Evansville: Law and Justice

This guide will help you find information about careers in criminal justice.

Print Books

Electronic Books

Career Websites

Quick Facts: Judges, Mediators, and Hearing Officers
2015 Median Pay $109,010 per year $52.41 per hour
Entry-Level Education Doctoral or professional degree
Work Experience in a Related Occupation
  5 years or more
On-the-job Training Short-term on-the-job training
Number of Jobs, 2014 44,800
Job Outlook, 2014-24 -1% (Little to no change)
Employment Change, 2014-24 -400
 
 
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Quick Facts: Lawyers
2015 Median Pay $115,820 per year $55.69 per hour
Entry-Level Education Doctoral or professional degree
Work Experience in a Related Occupation None
On-the-job Training None
Number of Jobs, 2014 778,700
Job Outlook, 2014-24 6% (As fast as average)
Employment Change, 2014-24 43,800

Websites and Associations

Officer.com- Jobs and Careers
The career section of the police news website.
http://www.officer.com/jobs/ 

National Criminal Justice Association

"The NCJA is a national voice in shaping and implementing criminal justice
policy since its founding in 1971. As the representative of state, tribal and
local criminal and juvenile justice practitioners, the NCJA works to promote a
balanced approach to communities' complex public safety and criminal and
juvenile justice system problems."
http://www.acjalae.org/

National Police Officers Association of
America (NPOAA)

"The NPOAA is an association comprised of both law
enforcement and security professionals and concerned citizens who advocate
professional standards of the highest degree for law enforcement in creating a
safe society for all citizens."
http://npoaa.tripod.com