Forensic Nursing Schools
In Independence, Missouri

Forensic Nursing faculty can choose to work at only one forensic nursing school in Independence. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in forensic nursing in the city of Independence, which encompasses forensic nursing training at the forensic nursing bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Independence Vs. Missouri Forensic Nursing Employment

Independence 2,050
Missouri 4,600

Exactly 2,050 of the 4,600 forensic nursing professionals employed in Missouri, work in Independence. The number of forensic nursing professionals in Independence has grown by 15% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for forensic nursing professionals in Independence has increased, overall employment in Independence has also increased.

Independence Vs. Missouri Forensic Nursing employment growth

5,800 4,740 4,190 4,590 4,600
1,780 1,740 1,940 2,140 2,050
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: Independence

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Independence

$89,400 $86,875 $71,225 $71,150 $77,595
$39,400 $40,950 $42,340 $43,240 $44,060
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Independence
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Independence

In Independence, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have decreased. In 2010 Independence forensic nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $77,595. The average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Independence was $89,400 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of forensic nursing professionals in Independence is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Independence

10th percentile
$44,050
25th percentile
$56,270
50th percentile
$70,565
75th percentile
$96,095
90th percentile
$120,095

Forensic nursing professionals in Independence make a median yearly salary of $70,565. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $44,050 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $120,095 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Independence

Forensic Science
$53,210
BSN
$64,520
Forensic Nursing
$77,595

Forensic nursing professional salaries in Independence are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Independence

1

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

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Independence

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

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

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Independence

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Approximately 1 students graduated from forensic nursing courses in 2010.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Independence, Missouri

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