Forensic Nursing Schools
In Palm Desert, California

There is only one forensic nursing school in Palm Desert for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the forensic nursing academic community in Palm Desert, and the future trends. Academia in forensic nursing includes forensic nursing training at the following levels:

  • Forensic Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Forensic Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Palm Desert Vs. California Forensic Nursing Employment

Palm Desert 2,230
California 29,560

Exactly 2,230 of the 29,560 forensic nursing professionals employed in California, work in Palm Desert. Between 2006 and 2010, in Palm Desert, there has been a 39% growth in the number of forensic nursing professionals. Overall employment in Palm Desert has also increased.

Palm Desert Vs. California Forensic Nursing employment growth

22,220 26,810 29,600 29,970 29,560
1,600 1,880 1,750 2,060 2,230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Palm Desert

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Palm Desert

$90,490 $94,410 $102,100 $87,475 $84,915
$37,950 $39,270 $40,760 $41,840 $42,930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Palm Desert
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Palm Desert

In Palm Desert, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have decreased. In 2010 forensic nursing professionals in Palm Desert reportedly earned an average salary of $84,915 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, forensic nursing professionals in Palm Desert made an average salary of $90,490 per year. The decline in the salary of forensic nursing professionals in Palm Desert is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Palm Desert

10th percentile
$50,215
25th percentile
$62,480
50th percentile
$77,930
75th percentile
$99,755
90th percentile
$122,085

Palm Desert forensic nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $77,930. The difference in pay between the forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 143%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $50,215 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $122,085 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Palm Desert

BSN
$79,800
Forensic Nursing
$84,915

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

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Palm Desert

1

There is only one accredited forensic nursing school in the city. Many of Palm Desert's forensic nursing professionals are graduates of this school.

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Palm Desert

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in forensic nursing offered by Palm Desert's forensic nursing school.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Palm Desert

associate
105
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total105

Approximately 105 students graduated from forensic nursing courses in 2010.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Palm Desert, California

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