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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Abingdon, Virginia

Forensic Nursing faculty can choose to work at only one forensic nursing school in Abingdon. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the forensic nursing academic community in Abingdon, and the future trends. Academia in forensic nursing includes forensic nursing training at the forensic nursing associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Abingdon Vs. Virginia Forensic Nursing Employment

Abingdon 280
Virginia 6,150

Exactly 280 of the 6,150 forensic nursing professionals employed in Virginia, work in Abingdon. The number of forensic nursing professionals in Abingdon has grown by 87% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for forensic nursing professionals in Abingdon has increased, overall employment in Abingdon has also increased.

Abingdon Vs. Virginia Forensic Nursing employment growth

4,660 4,730 4,890 5,410 6,150
150 170 170 270 280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Abingdon

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Abingdon

$54,980 $78,820 $83,690 $85,170 $82,180
$30,970 $32,490 $33,160 $34,460 $36,880
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Abingdon
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Abingdon

As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Abingdon has grown, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have also increased. In 2010 Abingdon forensic nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $82,180. The average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Abingdon was $54,980 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Abingdon.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Abingdon

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Abingdon forensic nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $78,740. The difference in pay between the forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 129%. 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 $115,540 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Abingdon

Forensic Nursing

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

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Abingdon


Many of Abingdon's forensic nursing professionals are graduates of the only accredited forensic nursing school in the city.

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Abingdon


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

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Abingdon


In 2010 approximately 66 students graduated from forensic nursing courses.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Abingdon, Virginia

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