Forensic Science Schools
In El Cajon, California

The city of El Cajon has only one school where forensic science faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in forensic science in the city of El Cajon, which encompasses forensic science training at the following levels:

  • Forensic Science Certificate
  • Associates degree in Forensic Science


Professional Trends

El Cajon Vs. California Forensic Science Employment

El Cajon 110
California 1,710

Exactly 110 of California's 1,710 forensic science professionals work in El Cajon. As the employment for forensic science professionals in El Cajon has increased, overall employment in El Cajon has also increased.

El Cajon Vs. California Forensic Science employment growth

1,570 1,540 1,460 1,780 1,710
No data 150 160 100 110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: El Cajon

Forensic Science VS. All professions salaries in El Cajon

No data $61,660 $63,190 $63,640 $65,750
$43,600 $45,210 $47,250 $48,860 $50,200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Science in El Cajon
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in El Cajon

El Cajon forensic science professionals made $65,750 per year, on average, in 2010. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in El Cajon.

Salary percentiles for Forensic science professionals in El Cajon

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El Cajon forensic science professionals earn a median yearly salary of $63,280. The difference in pay between the forensic science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 127%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $43,150 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $97,910 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic science professionals and related professions in El Cajon

Criminal Justice
Computer Forensics
Forensic Science
Forensic Accounting
Forensic Psychology
Forensic Nursing

Forensic science professional salaries in El Cajon are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Forensic Science schools in El Cajon


There is only one accredited forensic science school in the city. Many of El Cajon's forensic science professionals are graduates of this school.

Forensic Science Programs Offered In El Cajon


El Cajon's forensic science schools offer 2 forensic science degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Forensic Science Degrees In El Cajon


In 2010 approximately 77 students graduated from forensic science courses.

Forensic Science Faculty Salaries in El Cajon, California

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