Forensic Nursing Schools
In Boston, Massachusetts

There are 7 forensic nursing schools in Boston for faculty to choose from. The trends in Boston's forensic nursing academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes forensic nursing training at the following levels:

  • Forensic Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Forensic Nursing
  • Bachelors degree in Forensic Nursing
  • Masters degree in Forensic Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Boston Vs. Massachusetts Forensic Nursing Employment

Boston 6,490
Massachusetts 10,350

Of the 10,350 forensic nursing professionals employed in Massachusetts, 6,490 work in Boston. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of forensic nursing professionals in Boston has grown by 7%. As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Boston has increased, overall employment in Boston has also increased.

Boston Vs. Massachusetts Forensic Nursing employment growth

9,140 8,910 9,250 10,050 10,350
6,070 5,410 5,460 6,050 6,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Massachusetts
  • Dark Yellow: Boston

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Boston

$85,750 $101,910 $99,310 $94,635 $93,985
$52,100 $54,000 $56,060 $58,330 $59,410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Boston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Boston

Salaries for forensic nursing professionals in Boston have increased. In 2010 Boston forensic nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $93,985. Forensic nursing professionals in Boston made a yearly average salary of $85,750, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Boston.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Boston

10th percentile
$48,390
25th percentile
$66,785
50th percentile
$83,580
75th percentile
$111,025
90th percentile
$125,200

Boston forensic nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $83,580. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $48,390 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 159% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Boston

BSN
$92,600
Forensic Nursing
$93,985

Boston 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 Boston

7

Many of Boston's forensic nursing professionals are graduates of one of the 7 accredited forensic nursing schools in the city.

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Boston

associate
2
bachelor
5
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total11

There are a total of 11 degree and certificate programs in forensic nursing offered by Boston's forensic nursing schools.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Boston

associate
207
bachelor
684
master
107
doctor
0
Certificate
3
Total1,001

In 2010 approximately 1,001 students completed forensic nursing courses.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Boston, Massachusetts

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