Forensic Nursing Schools
In Portales, New Mexico

Forensic Nursing faculty can choose to work at only one forensic nursing school in Portales. The trends in Portales' forensic nursing academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes forensic nursing training at the forensic nursing bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Portales Vs. New Mexico Forensic Nursing Employment

Portales 210
New Mexico 1,550

Exactly 210 of New Mexico's 1,550 forensic nursing professionals work in Portales. There has been a 9% decline in the number of forensic nursing professionals in Portales between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for forensic nursing professionals in Portales has decreased, overall employment in Portales has increased.

Portales Vs. New Mexico Forensic Nursing employment growth

1,930 1,670 1,670 1,650 1,550
230 240 240 No data 210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Mexico
  • Dark Yellow: Portales

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Portales

$58,900 $63,250 $60,860 No data $85,370
$29,990 $31,210 $33,090 No data $35,370
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Portales
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Portales

As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Portales has shrunk, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have increased. In 2010 forensic nursing professionals in Portales reportedly earned an average salary of $85,370 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Portales was $58,900 per year. The growth in the salary of forensic nursing professionals in Portales is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Portales

10th percentile
$38,890
25th percentile
$57,750
50th percentile
$72,320
75th percentile
$95,620
90th percentile
$164,910

Portales forensic nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $72,320. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,890 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $164,910 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Portales

BSN
$58,140
Forensic Nursing
$85,370

Portales forensic nursing professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Portales

1

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

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Portales

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in forensic nursing offered by Portales' forensic nursing school.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Portales

associate
0
bachelor
37
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total37

In 2010 approximately 37 students completed forensic nursing courses.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Portales, New Mexico

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