Wilkes-Barre is located in Luzerne county and has a population of 43,123.
Police schools in Wilkes-Barre charged students an average tuition of $25,167.00 if they were Pennsylvania residents, and $25,167.00 if they were non-residents, during the 2009 - 2010 school year.
Books and supplies for police schools in Wilkes-Barre cost an average of $1,160.00. Students who live on campus while attending a police school in Wilkes-Barre, can expect to pay an average of $10,469.00 for room and board. Students who live at home can expect average costs to be $3,980.00. There are two police colleges in Wilkes-Barre for students to choose from. 48 students were reported to have graduated from police programs in Wilkes-Barre in the 2008 - 2009 school year.
|Profession||Average Salary||Number Employed in City|
|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|