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    Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security
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    Education: Postsecondary nondegree award
     
    Postsecondary nondegree award
    Median Annual Wage
    $33,920
    ($16.31/hr)
    FAST GROWING
    Annual Growth Rate
    Growth Rate 5
    Very Strong Growth
    1.7%
    LOTS OF JOBS
    Avg. Annual Openings
    Annual Opening Score 5
    Very Strong Opportunity
    1,758
    Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security
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    Education: Postsecondary nondegree award
     
    Postsecondary nondegree award
    Median Annual Wage
    $58,400
    ($28.08/hr)
    FAST GROWING
    Annual Growth Rate
    Growth Rate 5
    Very Strong Growth
    1.5%
    Avg. Annual Openings
    Annual Opening Score 4
    Strong Opportunity
    318
    Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security
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    Education: Associate's degree
     
    Associate's degree
    Median Annual Wage
    $51,340
    ($24.68/hr)
    FAST GROWING
    Annual Growth Rate
    Growth Rate 5
    Very Strong Growth
    1.4%
    LOTS OF JOBS
    Avg. Annual Openings
    Annual Opening Score 5
    Very Strong Opportunity
    1,913
    Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security
    Star Rating:
    Education: Postsecondary nondegree award
     
    Postsecondary nondegree award
    Median Annual Wage
    $44,180
    ($21.24/hr)
    Annual Growth Rate
    Growth Rate 4
    Strong Growth
    1.2%
    Avg. Annual Openings
    Annual Opening Score 4
    Strong Opportunity
    368
    Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security
    Star Rating:
    Education: Postsecondary nondegree award
     
    Postsecondary nondegree award
    Median Annual Wage
    $36,530
    ($17.56/hr)
    Annual Growth Rate
    Growth Rate 4
    Strong Growth
    1.2%
    Avg. Annual Openings
    Annual Opening Score 4
    Strong Opportunity
    662
    Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security
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    Education: High school diploma or equivalent
     
    High school diploma or equivalent
    Median Annual Wage
    $38,700
    ($18.61/hr)
    Annual Growth Rate
    Growth Rate 4
    Strong Growth
    1.1%
    Avg. Annual Openings
    Annual Opening Score 4
    Strong Opportunity
    504
    Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security
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    Education: High school diploma or equivalent
     
    High school diploma or equivalent
    Median Annual Wage
    $68,140
    ($32.76/hr)
    Annual Growth Rate
    Growth Rate 4
    Strong Growth
    1.1%
    Avg. Annual Openings
    Annual Opening Score 4
    Strong Opportunity
    381
    Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security
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    Education: Doctoral or professional degree
     
    Doctoral or professional degree
    HIGH PAYING
    Median Annual Wage
    $121,080
    ($58.21/hr)
    Annual Growth Rate
    Growth Rate 4
    Strong Growth
    1.2%
    LOTS OF JOBS
    Avg. Annual Openings
    Annual Opening Score 5
    Very Strong Opportunity
    1,133
    Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security
    Star Rating:
    Education: High school diploma or equivalent
     
    High school diploma or equivalent
    Median Annual Wage
    $48,260
    ($23.20/hr)
    Annual Growth Rate
    Growth Rate 4
    Strong Growth
    1.1%
    LOTS OF JOBS
    Avg. Annual Openings
    Annual Opening Score 5
    Very Strong Opportunity
    2,204
    Law, Public Safety, Corrections and Security
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    Education: High school diploma or equivalent
     
    High school diploma or equivalent
    Median Annual Wage
    $55,360
    ($26.62/hr)
    Annual Growth Rate
    Growth Rate 3
    Average Growth
    0.9%
    Avg. Annual Openings
    Annual Opening Score 4
    Strong Opportunity
    316