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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Elgin, Illinois

The city of Elgin has only one school where forensic nursing faculty can find employment. The trends in Elgin's forensic nursing academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes forensic nursing training at the forensic nursing associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Elgin Vs. Illinois Forensic Nursing Employment

Elgin 6,090
Illinois 10,401

Exactly 6,090 of Illinois' 550 forensic nursing professionals work in Elgin. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of forensic nursing professionals in Elgin has shrunk by 29%. As the employment for forensic nursing professionals in Elgin has decreased, overall employment in Elgin has increased.

Elgin Vs. Illinois Forensic Nursing employment growth

13,190 11,530 8,460 6,207 4,555
8,570 7,860 5,260 6,160 6,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Elgin

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Elgin

$69,810 $78,560 $88,950 $81,900 $87,205
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Elgin
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Elgin

As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Elgin has shrunk, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have increased. Elgin forensic nursing professionals made $87,205 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, forensic nursing professionals in Elgin made an average salary of $69,810 per year. The growth in the salary of forensic nursing professionals in Elgin is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Elgin

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Forensic nursing professionals in Elgin make a median yearly salary of $77,865. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $48,315 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $107,590 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Elgin

Forensic Science
Forensic Nursing

Elgin 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 Elgin


Many of Elgin's forensic nursing professionals are graduates of the only accredited forensic nursing school in the city.

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Elgin


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

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Elgin


In 2010 approximately 98 students completed forensic nursing courses.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Elgin, Illinois

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