Forensic Nursing Schools
In Chicago Heights, Illinois

The city of Chicago Heights has only one school where forensic nursing faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the forensic nursing academic community in Chicago Heights, and the future trends. Academia in forensic nursing includes forensic nursing training at the forensic nursing associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Chicago Heights Vs. Illinois Forensic Nursing Employment

Chicago Heights 6,090
Illinois 10,401

Exactly 6,090 of the 550 forensic nursing professionals employed in Illinois, work in Chicago Heights. There has been a 29% decline in the number of forensic nursing professionals in Chicago Heights between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Chicago Heights has increased.

Chicago Heights Vs. Illinois Forensic Nursing employment growth

13,190 11,530 8,460 6,207 4,555
8,570 7,860 5,260 6,160 6,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Chicago Heights

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Chicago Heights

$69,810 $78,560 $88,950 $81,900 $87,205
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Chicago Heights
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Chicago Heights

Salaries for forensic nursing professionals in Chicago Heights have increased. In 2010 Chicago Heights forensic nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $87,205. Forensic nursing professionals in Chicago Heights made a yearly average salary of $69,810, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of forensic nursing professionals in Chicago Heights is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Chicago Heights

10th percentile
$48,315
25th percentile
$61,965
50th percentile
$77,865
75th percentile
$99,625
90th percentile
$107,590

Forensic nursing professionals in Chicago Heights earn a median salary of $77,865 per year. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $48,315 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $107,590 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Chicago Heights

Forensic Science
$0
BSN
$71,010
Forensic Nursing
$87,205

On average forensic nursing professionals in Chicago Heights earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Chicago Heights.

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Chicago Heights

1

There is only one accredited forensic nursing school in the city. Many of Chicago Heights' forensic nursing professionals are graduates of this school.

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Chicago Heights

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in forensic nursing offered by Chicago Heights' forensic nursing school.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Chicago Heights

associate
53
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total53

In 2010 approximately 53 students completed forensic nursing courses.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Chicago Heights, Illinois

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