Forensic Nursing Schools
In Scranton, Pennsylvania

In Scranton, there are 2 forensic nursing schools where forensic nursing faculty can find employment. The trends in Scranton'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
  • Bachelors degree in Forensic Nursing
  • Masters degree in Forensic Nursing


Professional Trends

Scranton Vs. Pennsylvania Forensic Nursing Employment

Scranton 590
Pennsylvania 13,110

Of the 13,110 forensic nursing professionals employed in Pennsylvania, 590 work in Scranton. Between 2006 and 2010, in Scranton, there has been a 24% decline in the number of forensic nursing professionals. Overall employment in Scranton has increased.

Scranton Vs. Pennsylvania Forensic Nursing employment growth

14,320 14,590 13,910 12,730 13,110
780 760 680 560 590
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Scranton

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Scranton

$68,210 $71,180 $69,910 $75,730 $73,470
$32,690 $34,240 $35,390 $36,210 $36,880
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Scranton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Scranton

Salaries for forensic nursing professionals in Scranton have increased. In 2010 Scranton forensic nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $73,470. Forensic nursing professionals in Scranton made a yearly average salary of $68,210, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Scranton.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Scranton

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Forensic nursing professionals in Scranton earn a median salary of $64,820 per year. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $43,750 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 154% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Scranton

Forensic Nursing

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

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Scranton


There are 2 accredited forensic nursing schools in the city. Many of Scranton's forensic nursing professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Scranton


Scranton's forensic nursing school offers one forensic nursing degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Scranton


In 2010 approximately 23 students completed forensic nursing courses.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Scranton, Pennsylvania

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