Forensic Nursing Schools
In Kansas City, Missouri

The city of Kansas City has 8 schools where forensic nursing faculty can find employment. The trends in Kansas City's forensic nursing academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes forensic nursing training at the following levels:

  • Associates degree in Forensic Nursing
  • Bachelors degree in Forensic Nursing
  • Masters degree in Forensic Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Kansas City Vs. Missouri Forensic Nursing Employment

Kansas City 2,050
Missouri 4,600

Exactly 2,050 of Missouri's 4,600 forensic nursing professionals work in Kansas City. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of forensic nursing professionals in Kansas City has grown by 15%. Overall employment in Kansas City has also increased.

Kansas City 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: Kansas City

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Kansas City

$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 Kansas City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Kansas City

As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Kansas City has grown, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have decreased. In 2010 Kansas City forensic nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $77,595. Forensic nursing professionals in Kansas City made a yearly average salary of $89,400, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Kansas City.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Kansas City

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

Forensic nursing professionals make a median salary of $70,565 per year in Kansas City. The difference in pay between the forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 173%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $44,050 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $120,095 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Kansas City

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

On average forensic nursing professional salaries in Kansas City are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Kansas City

8

Many of Kansas City's forensic nursing professionals are graduates of one of the 8 accredited forensic nursing schools in the city.

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Kansas City

associate
2
bachelor
5
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total9

Kansas City's forensic nursing schools offer 9 forensic nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Kansas City

associate
138
bachelor
464
master
92
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total694

In 2010 approximately 694 students graduated from forensic nursing courses.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Kansas City, Missouri

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