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Forensic Nursing Schools
In San Francisco, California

Forensic Nursing faculty can choose to work at one of 4 forensic nursing schools in San Francisco. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in forensic nursing in the city of San Francisco, which encompasses forensic nursing training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

San Francisco Vs. California Forensic Nursing Employment

San Francisco 2,080
California 29,560

Of the 29,560 forensic nursing professionals employed in California, 2,080 work in San Francisco. There has been a 68% growth in the number of forensic nursing professionals in San Francisco between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for forensic nursing professionals in San Francisco has increased, overall employment in San Francisco has also increased.

San Francisco Vs. California Forensic Nursing employment growth

22,220 26,810 29,600 29,970 29,560
1,240 1,520 1,700 2,170 2,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Francisco

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in San Francisco

$105,580 $101,800 $100,510 $87,410 $92,530
$54,770 $57,810 $60,430 $61,940 $63,290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in San Francisco
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Francisco

Salaries for forensic nursing professionals in San Francisco have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $92,530 per year was earned by forensic nursing professionals in San Francisco. Four years earlier in 2006, forensic nursing professionals in San Francisco made an average salary of $105,580 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in San Francisco.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in San Francisco

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90th percentile

San Francisco forensic nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $81,405. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $43,905 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $118,280 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in San Francisco

Forensic Nursing

Forensic nursing professional salaries in San Francisco are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in San Francisco


Many of San Francisco's forensic nursing professionals are graduates of one of the 4 accredited forensic nursing schools in the city.

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In San Francisco


There are a total of 8 degree and certificate programs in forensic nursing offered by San Francisco's forensic nursing schools.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In San Francisco


Approximately 712 students graduated from forensic nursing courses in 2010.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in San Francisco, California

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