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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Riverside, California

Forensic Nursing faculty can choose to work at one of 2 forensic nursing schools in Riverside. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of forensic nursing and forensic nursing education in Riverside, which includes forensic nursing training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Riverside Vs. California Forensic Nursing Employment

Riverside 2,230
California 29,560

Of the 29,560 forensic nursing professionals employed in California, 2,230 work in Riverside. Between 2006 and 2010, in Riverside, there has been a 39% growth in the number of forensic nursing professionals. As the employment for forensic nursing professionals in Riverside has increased, overall employment in Riverside has also increased.

Riverside Vs. California Forensic Nursing employment growth

22,220 26,810 29,600 29,970 29,560
1,600 1,880 1,750 2,060 2,230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Riverside

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Riverside

$90,490 $94,410 $102,100 $87,475 $84,915
$37,950 $39,270 $40,760 $41,840 $42,930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Riverside
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Riverside

In Riverside, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have decreased. Riverside forensic nursing professionals made $84,915 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Riverside was $90,490 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of forensic nursing professionals in Riverside is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Riverside

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Riverside forensic nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $77,930. The difference in pay between the forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 143%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $50,215 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $122,085 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Riverside

Forensic Nursing

On average forensic nursing professionals in Riverside earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Riverside.

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Riverside


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

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Riverside


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

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Riverside


In 2010 approximately 241 students graduated from forensic nursing courses.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Riverside, California

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