Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Crime Analyst is $51,886
What Do Crime Analysts Do?
Crime analysts are responsible for analyzing evidence, researching, performing laboratory analyses, and facilitating crime investigations by collecting items, body fluids, and fingerprints to be processed in a laboratory setting. These analysts must follow strict safety and privacy guidelines while collecting and processing evidence and use caution with pathogens and privacy rights.
Crime analysts work in an office and laboratory environment and use a personal computer to input data, …Read more
- 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.