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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Phoenix, Arizona

Forensic Nursing faculty can choose to work at one of 11 forensic nursing schools in Phoenix. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of forensic nursing and forensic nursing education in Phoenix, which includes forensic nursing training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Phoenix Vs. Arizona Forensic Nursing Employment

Phoenix 4,810
Arizona 7,040

Of the 7,040 forensic nursing professionals employed in Arizona, 4,810 work in Phoenix. Between 2006 and 2010, in Phoenix, there has been a 1% growth in the number of forensic nursing professionals. Overall employment in Phoenix has also increased.

Phoenix Vs. Arizona Forensic Nursing employment growth

7,670 7,830 7,240 6,900 7,040
4,780 5,160 5,180 4,810 4,810
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Phoenix

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Phoenix

$92,515 $86,960 $72,730 $61,695 $72,970
$37,130 $38,360 $40,110 $41,930 $43,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Phoenix
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Phoenix

Salaries for forensic nursing professionals in Phoenix have decreased. In 2010 Phoenix forensic nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $72,970. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Phoenix was $92,515 per year. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Phoenix.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Phoenix

10th percentile
25th percentile
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90th percentile

Forensic nursing professionals in Phoenix make a median yearly salary of $63,845. The difference in pay between the forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 233%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $35,185 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $117,025 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Phoenix

Forensic Science
Forensic Nursing

Forensic nursing professional salaries in Phoenix are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Phoenix


Many of Phoenix's forensic nursing professionals are graduates of one of the 11 accredited forensic nursing schools in the city.

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Phoenix


There are a total of 10 degree and certificate programs in forensic nursing offered by Phoenix's forensic nursing schools.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Phoenix


In 2010 approximately 1,464 students completed forensic nursing courses.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Phoenix, Arizona

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