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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Joliet, Illinois

In Joliet, there are 2 forensic nursing schools where forensic nursing faculty can find employment. The trends in Joliet'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

Joliet Vs. Illinois Forensic Nursing Employment

Joliet 6,090
Illinois 10,401

Of the 550 forensic nursing professionals employed in Illinois, 6,090 work in Joliet. There has been a 29% decline in the number of forensic nursing professionals in Joliet between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Joliet has decreased, overall employment in Joliet has increased.

Joliet 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: Joliet

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Joliet

$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 Joliet
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Joliet

In Joliet, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have increased. Joliet forensic nursing professionals made $87,205 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, forensic nursing professionals in Joliet made an average salary of $69,810 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Joliet.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Joliet

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Joliet forensic nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $77,865. The difference in pay between the forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 123%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $48,315 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $107,590 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Joliet

Forensic Science
Forensic Nursing

Joliet 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 Joliet


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

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Joliet


Joliet's forensic nursing schools offer 3 forensic nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Joliet


In 2010 approximately 302 students graduated from forensic nursing courses.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Joliet, Illinois

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