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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Torrance, California

The city of Torrance has only one school where forensic nursing faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in forensic nursing in the city of Torrance, which encompasses forensic nursing training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Torrance Vs. California Forensic Nursing Employment

Torrance 8,200
California 29,560

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

Torrance 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: Torrance

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Torrance

$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 Torrance
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Torrance

In Torrance, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have decreased. In 2010 Torrance forensic nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $84,185. Forensic nursing professionals in Torrance made a yearly average salary of $88,180, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Torrance.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Torrance

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Forensic nursing professionals make a median salary of $73,650 per year in Torrance. 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 Torrance

Forensic Nursing

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

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Torrance


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

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Torrance


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

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Torrance


Approximately 107 students graduated from forensic nursing courses in 2010.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Torrance, California

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