The average salary for a Crime Laboratory Analyst is $51,200 per year.

$41,000 - $81,000
MEDIAN: $50,735

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$28,268 - $119,195  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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Job Description for Crime Laboratory Analyst

A crime laboratory analyst, also known as a forensic science analyst, holds an occupation within the criminal justice and science fields that includes gathering and analyzing data and evidence collected at crime scenes for the purpose of solving a crime. They assist with identifying victims and/or perpetrators in a crime, as well as provide supporting evidence related to motive as it exists. The majority of crime laboratory analysts are hired by local governments, although state and federal governments - as well as psychiatric hospitals - also employ crime laboratory analysts.


Crime Laboratory Analyst Tasks

  • Compile data from police reports, law enforcement feeds, and publications to provide crime intelligence to police.
  • Assemble suspect and victim profiles and prepare action plans.
  • Identify crime patterns and statistical trends to anticipate and prevent future crimes.

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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
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Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 17%