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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Tempe, Arizona

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


Professional Trends

Tempe Vs. Arizona Forensic Nursing Employment

Tempe 4,810
Arizona 7,040

Exactly 4,810 of the 7,040 forensic nursing professionals employed in Arizona, work in Tempe. Between 2006 and 2010, in Tempe, there has been a 1% growth in the number of forensic nursing professionals. Overall employment in Tempe has also increased.

Tempe 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: Tempe

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Tempe

$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 Tempe
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tempe

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

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Tempe

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Forensic nursing professionals in Tempe earn a median salary of $63,845 per year. 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 Tempe

Forensic Science
Forensic Nursing

Tempe forensic nursing professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Tempe


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

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Tempe


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

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Tempe


In 2010 approximately 476 students completed forensic nursing courses.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Tempe, Arizona

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