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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Scottsdale, Arizona

There is only one forensic nursing school in Scottsdale for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in forensic nursing in the city of Scottsdale, which encompasses forensic nursing training at the forensic nursing associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Scottsdale Vs. Arizona Forensic Nursing Employment

Scottsdale 4,810
Arizona 7,040

Exactly 4,810 of Arizona's 7,040 forensic nursing professionals work in Scottsdale. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of forensic nursing professionals in Scottsdale has grown by 1%. As the employment for forensic nursing professionals in Scottsdale has increased, overall employment in Scottsdale has also increased.

Scottsdale 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: Scottsdale

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Scottsdale

$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 Scottsdale
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Scottsdale

As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Scottsdale has grown, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $72,970 per year was earned by forensic nursing professionals in Scottsdale. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Scottsdale was $92,515 per year. The decline in the salary of forensic nursing professionals in Scottsdale is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Scottsdale

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Scottsdale forensic nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $63,845. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,185 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $117,025 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Scottsdale

Forensic Science
Forensic Nursing

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

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Scottsdale


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

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Scottsdale


There is one degree and certificate program in forensic nursing offered by Scottsdale's forensic nursing school.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Scottsdale


Approximately 146 students graduated from forensic nursing courses in 2010.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Scottsdale, Arizona

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