Forensic Nursing Schools
In Louisville, Kentucky

The city of Louisville has 7 schools where forensic nursing faculty can find employment. The trends in Louisville'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
  • Associates degree in Forensic Nursing
  • Bachelors degree in Forensic Nursing
  • Masters degree in Forensic Nursing


Professional Trends

Louisville Vs. Kentucky Forensic Nursing Employment

Louisville 1,680
Kentucky 4,400

Exactly 1,680 of the 4,400 forensic nursing professionals employed in Kentucky, work in Louisville. Between 2006 and 2010, in Louisville, there has been a 29% growth in the number of forensic nursing professionals. As the employment for forensic nursing professionals in Louisville has increased, overall employment in Louisville has also increased.

Louisville Vs. Kentucky Forensic Nursing employment growth

3,710 3,840 4,190 4,230 4,400
1,300 1,440 1,640 1,680 1,680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Louisville

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Louisville

$73,010 $82,990 $80,930 $84,410 $83,820
$35,730 $37,410 $38,920 $39,970 $40,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Louisville
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Louisville

In Louisville, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $83,820 per year was earned by forensic nursing professionals in Louisville. The average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Louisville was $73,010 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of forensic nursing professionals in Louisville is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Louisville

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Forensic nursing professionals in Louisville earn a median salary of $72,160 per year. The difference in pay between the forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 143%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $50,440 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $122,550 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Louisville

Forensic Nursing

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

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Louisville


Many of Louisville's forensic nursing professionals are graduates of one of the 7 accredited forensic nursing schools in the city.

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Louisville


There are a total of 10 degree and certificate programs in forensic nursing offered by Louisville's forensic nursing schools.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Louisville


In 2010 approximately 782 students graduated from forensic nursing courses.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Louisville, Kentucky

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