Forensic Nursing Schools
In Compton, California

In Compton, there is only one forensic nursing school where forensic nursing faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of forensic nursing and forensic nursing education in Compton, which includes forensic nursing training at the following levels:

  • Forensic Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Forensic Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Compton Vs. California Forensic Nursing Employment

Compton 8,200
California 29,560

Exactly 8,200 of California's 29,560 forensic nursing professionals work in Compton. Between 2006 and 2010, in Compton, there has been a 32% growth in the number of forensic nursing professionals. As the employment for forensic nursing professionals in Compton has increased, overall employment in Compton has also increased.

Compton Vs. California Forensic Nursing employment growth

22,220 26,810 29,600 29,970 29,560
6,190 7,030 8,070 8,050 8,200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Compton

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Compton

$88,180 $88,915 $86,785 $80,360 $84,185
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Compton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Compton

As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Compton has grown, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have decreased. In 2010 forensic nursing professionals in Compton reportedly earned an average salary of $84,185 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Compton was $88,180 per year. The decline in the salary of forensic nursing professionals in Compton is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Compton

10th percentile
$39,875
25th percentile
$54,320
50th percentile
$73,650
75th percentile
$103,225
90th percentile
$133,355

Forensic nursing professionals in Compton earn a median salary of $73,650 per year. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $39,875 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 234% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Compton

BSN
$82,590
Forensic Nursing
$84,185

Compton forensic nursing professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Compton

1

Many of Compton's forensic nursing professionals are graduates of the only accredited forensic nursing school in the city.

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Compton

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Compton's forensic nursing school offers one forensic nursing degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Compton

associate
47
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total47

In 2010 approximately 47 students graduated from forensic nursing courses.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Compton, California

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