Forensic Nursing Schools
In Elko, Nevada

The city of Elko has only one school where forensic nursing faculty can find employment. The trends in Elko'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:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Elko Vs. Nevada Forensic Nursing Employment

Elko 90
Nevada 1,940

Exactly 90 of the 1,940 forensic nursing professionals employed in Nevada, work in Elko. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of forensic nursing professionals in Elko has shrunk by 10%. As the employment for forensic nursing professionals in Elko has decreased, overall employment in Elko has increased.

Elko Vs. Nevada Forensic Nursing employment growth

2,150 2,280 2,080 1,900 1,940
100 80 90 No data 90
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Nevada
  • Dark Yellow: Elko

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Elko

$62,150 $68,050 $72,390 No data $86,980
$36,570 $37,910 $39,440 No data $43,050
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Elko
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Elko

As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Elko has shrunk, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have increased. Elko forensic nursing professionals made $86,980 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, forensic nursing professionals in Elko made an average salary of $62,150 per year. The growth in the salary of forensic nursing professionals in Elko is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Elko

10th percentile
$50,200
25th percentile
$57,940
50th percentile
$72,300
75th percentile
$96,430
90th percentile
$151,070

Forensic nursing professionals in Elko make a median yearly salary of $72,300. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $50,200 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 201% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Elko

BSN
$68,900
Forensic Nursing
$86,980

On average forensic nursing professionals in Elko earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Elko.

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Elko

1

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

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Elko

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

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

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Elko

associate
22
bachelor
7
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total29

Approximately 29 students completed forensic nursing courses in 2010.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Elko, Nevada

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