Criminal Justice Jobs, Careers and Salaries in Oklahoma

Interested in launching a criminal justice career in Oklahoma? Explore some of the best criminal justice, law enforcement and crime-fighting jobs in the state.

Administrative Law Judges, Adjudicators, and Hearing Officers
  • Professionals employed nationwide: 13,140
  • U.S. Mean Hourly Wage: $42.13
  • U.S. Mean Annual Wage: $87,620
  • Oklahoma State Employment: 180
  • Oklahoma State Hourly Mean Wage: $37.10
  • Oklahoma State Annual Mean Wage: $77,160
Arbitrators, Mediators, and Conciliators
  • Professionals employed nationwide: 8,110
  • U.S. Mean Hourly Wage: $30.41
  • U.S. Mean Annual Wage: $63,250
  • Oklahoma State Employment: 90
  • Oklahoma State Hourly Mean Wage: $28.56
  • Oklahoma State Annual Mean Wage: $59,400
Bailiffs
  • Professionals employed nationwide: 17,140
  • U.S. Mean Hourly Wage: $19.35
  • U.S. Mean Annual Wage: $40,240
  • Oklahoma State Employment: 270
  • Oklahoma State Hourly Mean Wage: $14.28
  • Oklahoma State Annual Mean Wage: $29,700
Correctional Officers and Jailers
  • Professionals employed nationwide: 455,350
  • U.S. Mean Hourly Wage: $20.49
  • U.S. Mean Annual Wage: $42,610
  • Oklahoma State Employment:7,710
  • Oklahoma State Hourly Mean Wage: $13.39
  • Oklahoma State Annual Mean Wage: $27,850
Court Reporters
  • Professionals employed nationwide: 3,172,420
  • U.S. Mean Hourly Wage: $20.07
  • U.S. Mean Annual Wage: $41,740
  • Oklahoma State Employment: 410
  • Oklahoma State Hourly Mean Wage: $24.86
  • Oklahoma State Annual Mean Wage: $51,710
Criminal Investigators and Detectives
  • Professionals employed nationwide: 110,380
  • U.S. Mean Hourly Wage: $31.66
  • U.S. Mean Annual Wage: $65,860
  • Oklahoma State Employment: 1,700
  • Oklahoma State Hourly Mean Wage: $24.95
  • Oklahoma State Annual Mean Wage: $51,890
First Line Supervisors/ Managers of Correctional Officers
  • Professionals employed nationwide: 45,540
  • U.S. Mean Hourly Wage: $28.76
  • U.S. Mean Annual Wage: $59,810
  • Oklahoma State Employment: 860
  • Oklahoma State Hourly Mean Wage: $22.54
  • Oklahoma State Annual Mean Wage: $46,870
First Line Supervisors/Managers of Police and Detectives
  • Professionals employed nationwide: 99,900
  • U.S. Mean Hourly Wage: $37.78
  • U.S. Mean Annual Wage: $78,580
  • Oklahoma State Employment: 1,460
  • Oklahoma State Hourly Mean Wage: $27.71
  • Oklahoma State Annual Mean Wage: $57,640
Fish and Game Wardens
  • Professionals employed nationwide: 7,530
  • U.S. Mean Hourly Wage: $26.42
  • U.S. Mean Annual Wage: $54,950
  • Oklahoma State Employment: 210
  • Oklahoma State Hourly Mean Wage: $18.26
  • Oklahoma State Annual Mean Wage: $37,980
Judges, Magistrate Judges, and Magistrates
  • Professionals employed nationwide: 26,350
  • U.S. Mean Hourly Wage: $49.99
  • U.S. Mean Annual Wage: $103,990
  • Oklahoma State Employment: 470
  • Oklahoma State Hourly Mean Wage: $49.35
  • Oklahoma State Annual Mean Wage: $102,650
Law Clerks
  • Professionals employed nationwide: 32,630
  • U.S. Mean Hourly Wage: $20.17
  • U.S. Mean Annual Wage: $41,960
  • Oklahoma State Employment: 340
  • Oklahoma State Hourly Mean Wage: $15.49
  • Oklahoma State Annual Mean Wage: $32,220
Lawyers
  • Professionals employed nationwide: 556,790
  • U.S. Mean Hourly Wage: $62.03
  • U.S. Mean Annual Wage: $129,020
  • Oklahoma State Employment: 6,400
  • Oklahoma State Hourly Mean Wage: $43.79
  • Oklahoma State Annual Mean Wage: $91,080
Paralegals and Legal Assistants
  • Professionals employed nationwide: 246,810
  • U.S. Mean Hourly Wage: $24.08
  • U.S. Mean Annual Wage: $50,080
  • Oklahoma State Employment: 2,620
  • Oklahoma State Hourly Mean Wage: $20.92
  • Oklahoma State Annual Mean Wage: $43,520
Police and Sheriff’s Patrol Officers
  • Professionals employed nationwide: 641,590
  • U.S. Mean Hourly Wage: $26.53
  • U.S. Mean Annual Wage: $55,180
  • Oklahoma State Employment: 7,460
  • Oklahoma State Hourly Mean Wage: $17.58
  • Oklahoma State Annual Mean Wage: $36,560
Private Investigators and Detectives
  • Professionals employed nationwide: 31,250
  • U.S. Mean Hourly Wage: $22.66
  • U.S. Mean Annual Wage: $47,130
  • Oklahoma State Employment: 380
  • Oklahoma State Hourly Mean Wage: $22.02
  • Oklahoma State Annual Mean Wage: $45,800


Source: US Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics



Oklahoma Criminal Justice Schools

Enjoy this post? Don't forget to share.