Average Criminologist Salary

$44,361
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$2,000
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The average salary for a Criminologist is $44,361.
10%
$25k
MEDIAN
$44k
90%
$71k
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$25k - $71k
Bonus
$0 - $49k
Total Pay
$26k - $74k

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Job Description for Criminologist

Criminologist Tasks
  • Research social justice and criminal issues.
  • Report on findings and advise policy makers.

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Pay by Experience Level for Criminologist

An early career Criminologist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $40,695 based on 30 salaries. A mid-career Criminologist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 7 salaries.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 37 survey responses.
Early Career
81.1%
Mid Career
18.9%