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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Akron, Ohio

There are 2 forensic nursing schools in Akron for faculty to choose from. The trends in Akron'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:


Professional Trends

Akron Vs. Ohio Forensic Nursing Employment

Akron 930
Ohio 13,170

Of the 13,170 forensic nursing professionals employed in Ohio, 930 work in Akron. The number of forensic nursing professionals in Akron has grown by 43% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for forensic nursing professionals in Akron has increased, overall employment in Akron has also increased.

Akron Vs. Ohio Forensic Nursing employment growth

11,210 11,610 12,110 12,630 13,170
650 650 680 730 930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Akron

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Akron

$78,970 $87,340 $87,540 $85,670 $86,850
$37,640 $38,750 $40,010 $40,300 $41,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Akron
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Akron

As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Akron has grown, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have also increased. In 2010 forensic nursing professionals in Akron reportedly earned an average salary of $86,850 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Akron was $78,970 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Akron.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Akron

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90th percentile

Forensic nursing professionals in Akron make a median yearly salary of $72,660. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $52,740 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $133,210 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Akron

Forensic Nursing

Akron 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 Akron


There are 2 accredited forensic nursing schools in the city. Many of Akron's forensic nursing professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Akron


Akron's forensic nursing schools offer 5 forensic nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Akron


Approximately 366 students graduated from forensic nursing courses in 2010.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Akron, Ohio

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