Forensic Nursing Schools
In Las Vegas, New Mexico

In Las Vegas, there are 2 forensic nursing schools where forensic nursing faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of forensic nursing and forensic nursing education in Las Vegas, which includes forensic nursing training at the following levels:

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Las Vegas Vs. New Mexico Forensic Nursing Employment

Las Vegas 130
New Mexico 1,550

Exactly 130 of the 1,550 forensic nursing professionals employed in New Mexico, work in Las Vegas. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of forensic nursing professionals in Las Vegas has shrunk by 46%. As the employment for forensic nursing professionals in Las Vegas has decreased, overall employment in Las Vegas has increased.

Las Vegas Vs. New Mexico Forensic Nursing employment growth

1,930 1,670 1,670 1,650 1,550
240 220 150 No data 130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Mexico
  • Dark Yellow: Las Vegas

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Las Vegas

$66,270 $73,150 $78,340 No data $95,160
$30,080 $30,850 $32,030 No data $33,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Las Vegas
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Las Vegas

In Las Vegas, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $95,160 per year was earned by forensic nursing professionals in Las Vegas. The average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Las Vegas was $66,270 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Las Vegas.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Las Vegas

10th percentile
$56,180
25th percentile
$71,400
50th percentile
$86,380
75th percentile
$96,160
90th percentile
$150,090

Forensic nursing professionals in Las Vegas earn a median salary of $86,380 per year. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $56,180 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 167% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Las Vegas

BSN
$64,010
Forensic Nursing
$95,160

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

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Las Vegas

2

Many of Las Vegas' forensic nursing professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited forensic nursing schools in the city.

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Las Vegas

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

Las Vegas' forensic nursing schools offer 2 forensic nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Las Vegas

associate
23
bachelor
5
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total28

In 2010 approximately 28 students completed forensic nursing courses.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Las Vegas, New Mexico

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