Forensic Nursing Schools
In Fairfax, Virginia

There is only one forensic nursing school in Fairfax for faculty to choose from. The trends in Fairfax'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
  • Bachelors degree in Forensic Nursing
  • Masters degree in Forensic Nursing
  • PhD degree in Forensic Nursing


Professional Trends

Fairfax Vs. Virginia Forensic Nursing Employment

Fairfax 5,950
Virginia 6,150

Exactly 5,950 of the 6,150 forensic nursing professionals employed in Virginia, work in Fairfax. There has been a 55% growth in the number of forensic nursing professionals in Fairfax between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for forensic nursing professionals in Fairfax has increased, overall employment in Fairfax has also increased.

Fairfax Vs. Virginia Forensic Nursing employment growth

4,660 4,730 4,890 5,410 6,150
3,830 3,660 4,300 4,970 5,950
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Fairfax

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Fairfax

$96,620 $99,935 $99,035 $101,565 $101,845
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Fairfax
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fairfax

In Fairfax, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $101,845 per year was earned by forensic nursing professionals in Fairfax. The average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Fairfax was $96,620 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Fairfax.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Fairfax

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Fairfax forensic nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $100,415. The difference in pay between the forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 140%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $61,410 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $147,430 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Fairfax

Forensic Science
Forensic Nursing

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

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Fairfax


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

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Fairfax


There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in forensic nursing offered by Fairfax's forensic nursing schools.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Fairfax


In 2010 approximately 286 students graduated from forensic nursing courses.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Fairfax, Virginia

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