Wilkes-Barre is located in Luzerne county and has a population of 43,123.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in criminal justice schools in Wilkes-Barre during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $25,167.00. The average tuition was $25,167.00 for non-residents studying in Pennsylvania.
Books and supplies for criminal justice schools in Wilkes-Barre cost an average of $1,160.00. Students living on campus at criminal justice schools in Wilkes-Barre paid an average of $10,469.00 for room and board during the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students living at home incurred costs of $3,980.00. There are two criminal justice colleges in Wilkes-Barre for students to choose from. Criminal Justice programs in Wilkes-Barre reportedly graduated 48 students in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers||$63,880.00||160|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives||$66,620.00||180|
|Correctional Officers and Jailers||$43,410.00||1,090|
|Detectives and Criminal Investigators||$63,600.00||110|
|Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers||$40,850.00||1,160|
|Private Detectives and Investigators||$51,860.00||40|