Law Enforcement Instructor Statistics in the US

From where do we know all information about law enforcement instructor demographics? We analyzed 390 law enforcement instructors resumes to find out what the average demographics are for the job position. Just to be clear, by demographics we mean the study of population-based factors like age, race, and sex. On top of scouring through resumes, we also took note of job proposals from employers and Census Bureau data. And guess what? We found some pretty interesting information.

Law Enforcement Instructor Diversity

From race to gender and even age, we found the average demographic information on those who work as law enforcement instructors. Keep reading to find out what the results for law enforcement instructors were.

Law Enforcement Instructor Gender Ratio

Among law enforcement instructors, 10.3% of them are women compared to 86.1% which are men.

Job Title
  • Male, 86.1%
  • Female, 10.3%
  • Unknown, 3.6%

Law Enforcement Instructor Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among law enforcement instructors is White, which makes up 71.1% of all law enforcement instructors. Comparatively, there are 9.9% of the Asian ethnicity and 9.3% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity.

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  • White, 71.1%
  • Asian, 9.9%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 9.3%
  • Black or African American, 7.0%
  • Unknown, 2.5%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.2%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Law Enforcement Instructors

The chart below shows that 40.0% of law enforcement instructors speak Spanish. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is Portuguese at 20.0% and Arabic is the third-most popular at 20.0%.

Job Title
  • Spanish, 40.0%
  • Portuguese, 20.0%
  • Arabic, 20.0%
  • Persian, 10.0%
  • Thai, 10.0%

Law Enforcement Instructor Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2008-2018 among law enforcement instructors.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American

Law Enforcement Instructor Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the law enforcement instructor position over time.


Law Enforcement Instructor Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of law enforcement instructors changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

We determined the average age of law enforcement instructors based on ethnicity and gender.


Number Of Years On The Job For Law Enforcement Instructor

By looking over 390 law enforcement instructors resumes, we figured out that the average law enforcement instructor enjoys staying at their job for 11+ years for a percentage of 29%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Law Enforcement Instructor Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of law enforcement instructor employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of law enforcement instructors is 40+ years old, which represents 65% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years

Comparing The Gender Ratio of Law Enforcement Instructors with Other Job Titles

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, diesel technology instructor and assistant professor of air conditioning and refrigeration have the biggest difference in gender.

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Job Titleascdesc
Nutrition Professor12%87%
Adjunct Nursing Faculty12%85%
Decorating Instructor13%87%
Law Enforcement Instructor86%10%
Hvac/R Instructor90%4%
Assistant Professor Of Air Conditioning And Refrigeration94%3%
Diesel Technology Instructor95%4%
Diesel Technology Instructor
Assistant Professor Of Air Conditioning And Refrigeration
Hvac/R Instructor
Law Enforcement Instructor
Decorating Instructor
Adjunct Nursing Faculty
Nutrition Professor

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Law Enforcement Instructors with Other Job Titles

After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to law enforcement instructors.

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Job Titleascdesc
Library Technician6.75%
Substitute Paraprofessional7.64%
Education Coordinator8.68%
Pre-K Teacher13.03%
High School Science Teacher13.66%
Lead Instructor13.71%
Law Enforcement Instructor25.12%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Law Enforcement Instructor?

Male Income
Female Income

Law Enforcement Instructor Income By Gender And Race/Ethnicity

We found interesting that Asian men and White men make more money compared to others.

  • Male
  • Female
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino

Law Enforcement Instructor Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

All Race and Ethnicity
Master's Degree$54,613
Doctorate Degree$70,493

Law Enforcement Instructor Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

  • Asian
  • Black or African American
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • White
Master's Degree
Doctorate Degree

Law Enforcement Instructor Employment Statistics

This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ law enforcement instructors. We found that the most common company type is education. In addition, the industry that employs the most law enforcement instructors is the education industry.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire law enforcement instructors.

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< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

The Types Of Companies Law Enforcement Instructor Work In

Employees with the law enforcement instructor job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most law enforcement instructors prefer to work at education companies over government companies.

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Industry Concentration

Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ law enforcement instructors. Those industries include education, government and non profits.

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Non Profits

Health Care

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