Forensic Nursing Schools
In Lamar, Colorado

The city of Lamar has only one school where forensic nursing faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the forensic nursing academic community in Lamar, and the future trends. Academia in forensic nursing includes forensic nursing training at the following levels:

  • Forensic Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Forensic Nursing


Professional Trends

Lamar Vs. Colorado Forensic Nursing Employment

Lamar 160
Colorado 3,660

Exactly 160 of the 3,660 forensic nursing professionals employed in Colorado, work in Lamar. There has been a 7% growth in the number of forensic nursing professionals in Lamar between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Lamar has increased, overall employment in Lamar has also increased.

Lamar Vs. Colorado Forensic Nursing employment growth

4,280 3,950 4,020 3,770 3,660
150 220 180 No data 160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Lamar

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Lamar

$62,470 $61,255 $67,820 No data $72,060
$29,710 $31,070 $32,410 No data $33,960
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Lamar
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lamar

In Lamar, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have increased. In 2010 forensic nursing professionals in Lamar reportedly earned an average salary of $72,060 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Lamar was $62,470 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Lamar.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Lamar

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Lamar forensic nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $70,870. The difference in pay between the forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 113%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $44,820 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $95,520 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Lamar

Forensic Nursing

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

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Lamar


There is only one accredited forensic nursing school in the city. Many of Lamar's forensic nursing professionals are graduates of this school.

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Lamar


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

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Lamar


Approximately 30 students completed forensic nursing courses in 2010.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Lamar, Colorado

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