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Forensic Science Schools
In Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Forensic Science faculty can choose to work at only one forensic science school in Baton Rouge. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the forensic science academic community in Baton Rouge, and the future trends. Academia in forensic science includes forensic science training at the forensic science bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Baton Rouge Vs. Louisiana Forensic Science Employment

Baton Rouge 0
Louisiana 90

As the employment for forensic science professionals in Baton Rouge has decreased, overall employment in Baton Rouge has increased.

Baton Rouge Vs. Louisiana Forensic Science employment growth

80 120 120 120 90
50 No data No data 60 No data
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: Baton Rouge

Forensic Science VS. All professions salaries in Baton Rouge

$45,690 No data No data $49,060 $48,600
$34,520 $35,250 $37,210 $38,170 $39,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Science in Baton Rouge
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Baton Rouge

In Baton Rouge, salaries for forensic science professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $48,600 per year was earned by forensic science professionals in Baton Rouge. Forensic science professionals in Baton Rouge made a yearly average salary of $45,690, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Baton Rouge.

Salary percentiles for Forensic science professionals in Baton Rouge

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Baton Rouge forensic science professionals earn a median yearly salary of $47,120. The difference in pay between the forensic science professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 127%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $30,980 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $70,470 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic science professionals and related professions in Baton Rouge

Criminal Justice
Computer Forensics
Forensic Science
Forensic Accounting
Forensic Psychology
Forensic Nursing

On average forensic science professional salaries in Baton Rouge are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Forensic Science schools in Baton Rouge


There is only one accredited forensic science school in the city. Many of Baton Rouge's forensic science professionals are graduates of this school.

Forensic Science Programs Offered In Baton Rouge


Baton Rouge's forensic science school offers one forensic science degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Forensic Science Degrees In Baton Rouge


Approximately 5 students completed forensic science courses in 2010.

Forensic Science Faculty Salaries in Baton Rouge, Louisiana

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