Forensic Nursing Schools
In Charlotte, North Carolina

The city of Charlotte has 5 schools 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 Charlotte, which encompasses forensic nursing training at the following levels:

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


Professional Trends

Charlotte Vs. North Carolina Forensic Nursing Employment

Charlotte 1,190
North Carolina 8,870

Of the 8,870 forensic nursing professionals employed in North Carolina, 1,190 work in Charlotte. There has been a 23% growth in the number of forensic nursing professionals in Charlotte between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Charlotte has increased, overall employment in Charlotte has also increased.

Charlotte Vs. North Carolina Forensic Nursing employment growth

7,730 8,010 8,420 8,870 8,870
970 1,180 1,110 1,170 1,190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Charlotte

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Charlotte

$109,065 $94,430 $90,900 $91,790 $86,695
$39,710 $41,200 $42,490 $43,890 $44,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Charlotte
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Charlotte

Salaries for forensic nursing professionals in Charlotte have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $86,695 per year was earned by forensic nursing professionals in Charlotte. The average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Charlotte was $109,065 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Charlotte.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Charlotte

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90th percentile

Forensic nursing professionals make a median salary of $75,555 per year in Charlotte. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $59,645 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $122,770 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Charlotte

Forensic Science
Forensic Nursing

Forensic nursing professional salaries in Charlotte are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Charlotte


There are 5 accredited forensic nursing schools in the city. Many of Charlotte's forensic nursing professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Charlotte


Charlotte's forensic nursing schools offer 6 forensic nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Charlotte


In 2010 approximately 672 students graduated from forensic nursing courses.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Charlotte, North Carolina

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The number of forensic nursing faculty, growth in the field of forensic nursing academia and forensic nursing faculty salaries in Charlotte, is all data we are currently in the process of collecting. If you are involved in teaching forensic nursing courses to students at the certificate in forensic nursing, associates degree in forensic nursing, and bachelors degree in forensic nursing levels, please take a moment to anonymously submit your information to help us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future faculty in the field of forensic nursing in Charlotte. Once you have submitted your information an outline of the data we have collected up until now will be available for you to view.


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