Forensic Nursing Schools
In Durham, North Carolina

In Durham, there are 3 forensic nursing schools where forensic nursing faculty can find employment. The trends in Durham'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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Durham Vs. North Carolina Forensic Nursing Employment

Durham 1,970
North Carolina 8,870

Of the 8,870 forensic nursing professionals employed in North Carolina, 1,970 work in Durham. There has been a 30% growth in the number of forensic nursing professionals in Durham between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Durham has also increased.

Durham Vs. North Carolina Forensic Nursing employment growth

7,730 8,010 8,420 8,870 8,870
1,510 1,520 1,640 1,890 1,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Durham

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Durham

$80,190 $83,940 $88,505 $85,315 $84,820
$45,170 $46,540 $48,830 $50,480 $53,220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Durham
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Durham

Salaries for forensic nursing professionals in Durham have increased. Durham forensic nursing professionals made $84,820 per year, on average, in 2010. Forensic nursing professionals in Durham made a yearly average salary of $80,190, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of forensic nursing professionals in Durham is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Durham

10th percentile
$52,110
25th percentile
$63,020
50th percentile
$76,315
75th percentile
$98,705
90th percentile
$128,715

Forensic nursing professionals in Durham make a median yearly salary of $76,315. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $52,110 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 147% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Durham

BSN
$63,030
Forensic Nursing
$84,820

Durham 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 Durham

3

There are 3 accredited forensic nursing schools in the city. Many of Durham's forensic nursing professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Durham

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total3

Durham's forensic nursing schools offer 3 forensic nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Durham

associate
60
bachelor
48
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
64
Total172

Approximately 172 students completed forensic nursing courses in 2010.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Durham, North Carolina

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