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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Oak Park, Illinois

There is only one forensic nursing school in Oak Park for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the forensic nursing academic community in Oak Park, and the future trends. Academia in forensic nursing includes forensic nursing training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Oak Park Vs. Illinois Forensic Nursing Employment

Oak Park 6,090
Illinois 10,401

Exactly 6,090 of the 550 forensic nursing professionals employed in Illinois, work in Oak Park. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of forensic nursing professionals in Oak Park has shrunk by 29%. Overall employment in Oak Park has increased.

Oak Park 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: Oak Park

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Oak Park

$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 Oak Park
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Oak Park

Salaries for forensic nursing professionals in Oak Park have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $87,205 per year was earned by forensic nursing professionals in Oak Park. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Oak Park was $69,810 per year. The growth in the salary of forensic nursing professionals in Oak Park is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Oak Park

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Oak Park forensic nursing professionals earn 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 123% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Oak Park

Forensic Science
Forensic Nursing

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

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Oak Park


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

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Oak Park


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in forensic nursing offered by Oak Park's forensic nursing schools.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Oak Park


Approximately 136 students completed forensic nursing courses in 2010.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Oak Park, Illinois

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