Forensic Nursing Schools
In Indianapolis, Indiana

There are 8 forensic nursing schools in Indianapolis for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in forensic nursing in the city of Indianapolis, which encompasses forensic nursing training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Indianapolis Vs. Indiana Forensic Nursing Employment

Indianapolis 3,310
Indiana 8,210

Exactly 3,310 of Indiana's 8,210 forensic nursing professionals work in Indianapolis. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of forensic nursing professionals in Indianapolis has grown by 45%. As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Indianapolis has increased, overall employment in Indianapolis has also increased.

Indianapolis Vs. Indiana Forensic Nursing employment growth

7,500 7,120 7,560 7,650 8,210
2,290 2,180 2,750 2,670 3,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Indiana
  • Dark Yellow: Indianapolis

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Indianapolis

$92,325 $77,705 $60,740 $62,660 $67,480
$38,250 $39,840 $41,420 $41,900 $42,710
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Indianapolis
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Indianapolis

Salaries for forensic nursing professionals in Indianapolis have decreased. In 2010 forensic nursing professionals in Indianapolis reportedly earned an average salary of $67,480 per year. The average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Indianapolis was $92,325 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Indianapolis.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Indianapolis

10th percentile
$36,035
25th percentile
$45,470
50th percentile
$69,410
75th percentile
$80,800
90th percentile
$95,470

Forensic nursing professionals in Indianapolis make a median yearly salary of $69,410. The difference in pay between the forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 165%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $36,035 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $95,470 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Indianapolis

BSN
$61,510
Forensic Nursing
$67,480

On average forensic nursing professional salaries in Indianapolis are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Indianapolis

8

There are 8 accredited forensic nursing schools in the city. Many of Indianapolis' forensic nursing professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Indianapolis

associate
7
bachelor
3
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total12

There are a total of 12 degree and certificate programs in forensic nursing offered by Indianapolis' forensic nursing schools.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Indianapolis

associate
391
bachelor
542
master
16
doctor
0
Certificate
37
Total986

Approximately 986 students graduated from forensic nursing courses in 2010.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Indianapolis, Indiana

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