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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Decatur, Illinois

Forensic Nursing faculty can choose to work at one of 2 forensic nursing schools in Decatur. The trends in Decatur'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

Decatur Vs. Illinois Forensic Nursing Employment

Decatur 0
Illinois 10,401

As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Decatur has decreased, overall employment in Decatur has increased.

Decatur Vs. Illinois Forensic Nursing employment growth

13,190 11,530 8,460 6,207 4,555
40 40 50 No data No data
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Decatur

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Decatur

$84,250 $88,680 $91,040 $84,230 $81,310
$34,660 $42,740 $44,780 $46,400 $39,840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Decatur
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Decatur

In 2010 an average salary of $81,310 per year was earned by forensic nursing professionals in Decatur. Forensic nursing professionals in Decatur made a yearly average salary of $84,250, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Decatur.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Decatur

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Forensic nursing professionals make a median salary of $63,620 per year in Decatur. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,390 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 224% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Decatur

Forensic Nursing

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

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Decatur


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

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Decatur


Decatur's forensic nursing schools offer 2 forensic nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Decatur


Approximately 82 students graduated from forensic nursing courses in 2010.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Decatur, Illinois

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