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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Santa Ana, California

The city of Santa Ana has only one school where forensic nursing faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the forensic nursing academic community in Santa Ana, and the future trends. Academia in forensic nursing includes forensic nursing training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Santa Ana Vs. California Forensic Nursing Employment

Santa Ana 2,140
California 29,560

Of the 29,560 forensic nursing professionals employed in California, 2,140 work in Santa Ana. There has been a 27% growth in the number of forensic nursing professionals in Santa Ana between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Santa Ana has increased, overall employment in Santa Ana has decreased.

Santa Ana Vs. California Forensic Nursing employment growth

22,220 26,810 29,600 29,970 29,560
1,690 1,950 2,000 1,980 2,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Santa Ana

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Santa Ana

$82,260 $77,925 $79,840 $98,360 $81,440
$44,220 $45,820 $47,730 $48,940 $49,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Santa Ana
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Santa Ana

In Santa Ana, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have decreased. Santa Ana forensic nursing professionals made $81,440 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Santa Ana was $82,260 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of forensic nursing professionals in Santa Ana is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Santa Ana

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Forensic nursing professionals make a median salary of $68,895 per year in Santa Ana. The difference in pay between the forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 200%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $44,470 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $133,385 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Santa Ana

Forensic Science
Forensic Nursing

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

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Santa Ana


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

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Santa Ana


Santa Ana's forensic nursing school offers one forensic nursing degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Santa Ana


In 2010 approximately 130 students graduated from forensic nursing courses.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Santa Ana, California

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