Jackson has a population of 184,256 and is located in Hinds county.
Police schools in Jackson charged students an average tuition of $12,145.00 if they were Mississippi residents, and $13,733.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.
The average cost of books and supplies for police schools in Jackson is $1,437.00. Students who live on campus while attending a police school in Jackson, can expect to pay an average of $7,021.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $3,800.00. There is one police college in Jackson for students to choose from. Police programs in Jackson reportedly graduated 48 students in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives||$51,820.00||220|
|Correctional Officers and Jailers||$24,850.00||770|
|Detectives and Criminal Investigators||$51,350.00||350|
|Police and Sheriff's Patrol Officers||$31,840.00||1,630|