Forensic Nursing Schools
In Chester, Virginia

In Chester, there is only one forensic nursing 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 Chester, which encompasses forensic nursing training at the forensic nursing associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Chester Vs. Virginia Forensic Nursing Employment

Chester 1,230
Virginia 6,150

Of the 6,150 forensic nursing professionals employed in Virginia, 1,230 work in Chester. The number of forensic nursing professionals in Chester has grown by 45% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Chester has increased, overall employment in Chester has also increased.

Chester Vs. Virginia Forensic Nursing employment growth

4,660 4,730 4,890 5,410 6,150
850 870 980 1,170 1,230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Chester

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Chester

$85,275 $75,040 $80,625 $82,725 $84,685
$39,450 $40,760 $42,550 $43,740 $44,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Chester
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Chester

As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Chester has grown, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have decreased. Chester forensic nursing professionals made $84,685 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Chester was $85,275 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of forensic nursing professionals in Chester is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Chester

10th percentile
$54,715
25th percentile
$64,685
50th percentile
$79,890
75th percentile
$99,775
90th percentile
$125,195

Chester forensic nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $79,890. The difference in pay between the forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 129%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $54,715 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $125,195 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Chester

BSN
$65,610
Forensic Nursing
$84,685

Chester 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 Chester

1

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

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Chester

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in forensic nursing offered by Chester's forensic nursing school.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Chester

associate
139
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total139

In 2010 approximately 139 students completed forensic nursing courses.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Chester, Virginia

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