Tacoma is located in Pierce county and has a population of 193,556.
The average in-state tuition for full time undergraduate students in criminal justice schools in Tacoma during the 2009 - 2010 school year was $13,830.00. The average tuition was $17,473.00 for non-residents studying in Washington state.
The cost, on average, for books and supplies needed for criminal justice schools in Tacoma is $937.00. Students living on campus at criminal justice schools in Tacoma paid an average of $8,913.00 for room and board during the 2009 - 2010 school year. Students living at home incurred costs of $3,978.00. There is one criminal justice college in Tacoma. 6 students were reported to have graduated from criminal justice programs in Tacoma in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Correctional Officers||Not available||80|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives||$86,000.00||220|
|Correctional Officers and Jailers||$50,850.00||1,030|
|Detectives and Criminal Investigators||$77,810.00||200|
|Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers||$64,810.00||980|
|Private Detectives and Investigators||$47,530.00||Not available|