Hobbs has a population of 28,657 and is located in Lea county.
Criminal Justice schools in Hobbs charged students an average tuition of $7,703.00 if they were New Mexico residents, and $7,979.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.
The average cost of books and supplies for criminal justice schools in Hobbs is $1,254.00. The average cost for room and board for students living on campus at criminal justice schools in Hobbs was $5,492.00. The average cost for students living at home was $1,700.00 for the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students have a choice of two criminal justice colleges in Hobbs to attend. In the 2008 - 2009 school year, reportedly 15 students completed criminal justice programs in Hobbs.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional Officers||$44,260.00||40|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives||$62,570.00||230|
|Correctional Officers and Jailers||$31,910.00||530|
|Detectives and Criminal Investigators||$50,800.00||220|
|Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers||$40,670.00||810|