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Forensic Science Schools
In Scottsdale, Arizona

Forensic Science faculty can choose to work at only one forensic science school in Scottsdale. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in forensic science in the city of Scottsdale, which encompasses forensic science training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Scottsdale Vs. Arizona Forensic Science Employment

Scottsdale 510
Arizona 680

Exactly 510 of the 680 forensic science professionals employed in Arizona, work in Scottsdale. The number of forensic science professionals in Scottsdale has grown by 50% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Scottsdale has also increased.

Scottsdale Vs. Arizona Forensic Science employment growth

460 490 450 680 680
340 350 310 520 510
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Scottsdale

Forensic Science VS. All professions salaries in Scottsdale

$49,440 $51,640 $54,680 $54,520 $55,320
$37,130 $38,360 $40,110 $41,930 $43,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Science in Scottsdale
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Scottsdale

In Scottsdale, salaries for forensic science professionals have increased. Scottsdale forensic science professionals made $55,320 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for forensic science professionals in Scottsdale was $49,440 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of forensic science professionals in Scottsdale is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic science professionals in Scottsdale

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Forensic science professionals in Scottsdale earn a median salary of $49,680 per year. The 10% of forensic science professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,820 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 144% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Forensic science professionals and related professions in Scottsdale

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

On average forensic science professionals in Scottsdale earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Scottsdale.

Educational Trends

Forensic Science schools in Scottsdale


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

Forensic Science Programs Offered In Scottsdale


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in forensic science offered by Scottsdale's forensic science schools.

Student Completed Forensic Science Degrees In Scottsdale


In 2010 approximately 31 students completed forensic science courses.

Forensic Science Faculty Salaries in Scottsdale, Arizona

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