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Fast Facts for Probation Officers in Virginia

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Charlottesville, Roanoke and Richmond
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Harrisonburg, Blacksburg and Virginia Beach
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Virginia Beach, Richmond and Roanoke

Salaries for Probation Officers in Virginia

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Blacksburg, Harrisonburg and Virginia Beach

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  • MS in Criminal Justice - Corrections
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  • Criminal Justice (BS)
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  • Criminal Justice - Bachelor's

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  • Bachelors in Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Administration
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  • B.S. in Justice Studies
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  • Criminal Justice (MS)
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  • Courses include Introduction to Law Enforcement, Criminal Law and Procedures, and Criminology
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  • Criminal Justice (BS) (Online)
  • Designated as a 2015 Military Friendly® School by Victory Media, publishers of G.I. Jobs®.
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  • Master of Arts in Criminal Justice
  • Allows students to transfer credits from non-U.S. colleges and universities after evaluation.
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  • Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice
  • Ranked among the 2015 Best National Universities by U.S. News & World Report.
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  • Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association (NCA).

More Virginia Probation Officer Training Schools

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov

School Name
Campus
Highest Award
Enrolled
Richmond
Bachelor
516
Clifton Forge
Associate
1,295
Danville
Associate
4,016
Harrisonburg
Masters & First Professional
1,234
Ferrum
Bachelor
1,233
Fairfax
Doctorate & First Professional
30,276
Harrisonburg
Doctorate
17,918
Farmville
Masters
4,727
Staunton
Masters
1,685
Big Stone Gap
Associate
3,017
Norfolk
Doctorate
6,155
Radford
Doctorate
9,122
Richmond
Doctorate & First Professional
31,700
Abingdon
Associate
2,580
Bristol
Bachelor
224
Petersburg
Doctorate
4,720
Richmond
Doctorate & First Professional
1,535
Norfolk
Bachelor
1,433
Wytheville
Associate
3,072

Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Probation Officers

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Virginia. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:
Probation Officers

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Probation Officers relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2016 Occupational Employment Statistics, Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, BLS.gov

Metro Area
Jobs
Annual Median Salary
Charlottesville 80 $43,520
Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford 30 $45,750
Lynchburg 90 $39,850
Richmond 550 $44,200
Roanoke 90 $44,030
Staunton-Waynesboro 40 $42,660

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