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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Canton, Ohio

The city of Canton has 2 schools where forensic nursing faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of forensic nursing and forensic nursing education in Canton, which includes forensic nursing training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Canton Vs. Ohio Forensic Nursing Employment

Canton 390
Ohio 13,170

Of the 13,170 forensic nursing professionals employed in Ohio, 390 work in Canton. The number of forensic nursing professionals in Canton has grown by 8% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for forensic nursing professionals in Canton has increased, overall employment in Canton has decreased.

Canton Vs. Ohio Forensic Nursing employment growth

11,210 11,610 12,110 12,630 13,170
360 380 380 480 390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Canton

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Canton

$71,740 $79,850 $85,850 $87,990 $83,470
$33,270 $34,510 $35,830 $36,350 $36,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Canton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Canton

In Canton, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have increased. Canton forensic nursing professionals made $83,470 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Canton was $71,740 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Canton.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Canton

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Canton forensic nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $78,500. The difference in pay between the forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 98%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $57,010 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $113,030 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Canton

Forensic Nursing

On average forensic nursing professionals in Canton earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Canton.

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Canton


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

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Canton


There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in forensic nursing offered by Canton's forensic nursing schools.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Canton


Approximately 165 students graduated from forensic nursing courses in 2010.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Canton, Ohio

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