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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Santa Monica, California

The city of Santa Monica has only one school where forensic nursing faculty can find employment. The trends in Santa Monica's forensic nursing academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes forensic nursing training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Santa Monica Vs. California Forensic Nursing Employment

Santa Monica 8,200
California 29,560

Of the 29,560 forensic nursing professionals employed in California, 8,200 work in Santa Monica. The number of forensic nursing professionals in Santa Monica has grown by 32% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for forensic nursing professionals in Santa Monica has increased, overall employment in Santa Monica has also increased.

Santa Monica Vs. California Forensic Nursing employment growth

22,220 26,810 29,600 29,970 29,560
6,190 7,030 8,070 8,050 8,200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Santa Monica

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Santa Monica

$88,180 $88,915 $86,785 $80,360 $84,185
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Santa Monica
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Santa Monica

In Santa Monica, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $84,185 per year was earned by forensic nursing professionals in Santa Monica. The average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Santa Monica was $88,180 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of forensic nursing professionals in Santa Monica is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Santa Monica

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Santa Monica forensic nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $73,650. The difference in pay between the forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 234%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $39,875 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $133,355 per year.

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

Forensic Nursing

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

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Santa Monica


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

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Santa Monica


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

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Santa Monica


In 2010 approximately 79 students completed forensic nursing courses.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Santa Monica, California

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