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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Albuquerque, New Mexico

There are 6 forensic nursing schools in Albuquerque for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in forensic nursing in the city of Albuquerque, which encompasses forensic nursing training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Albuquerque Vs. New Mexico Forensic Nursing Employment

Albuquerque 690
New Mexico 1,550

Exactly 690 of New Mexico's 1,550 forensic nursing professionals work in Albuquerque. Between 2006 and 2010, in Albuquerque, there has been a 22% decline in the number of forensic nursing professionals. As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Albuquerque has decreased, overall employment in Albuquerque has increased.

Albuquerque Vs. New Mexico Forensic Nursing employment growth

1,930 1,670 1,670 1,650 1,550
880 840 800 750 690
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Mexico
  • Dark Yellow: Albuquerque

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Albuquerque

$70,565 $68,855 $74,750 $77,205 $113,320
$35,960 $37,350 $38,800 $40,170 $41,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Albuquerque
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Albuquerque

In Albuquerque, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have increased. In 2010 Albuquerque forensic nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $113,320. Forensic nursing professionals in Albuquerque made a yearly average salary of $70,565, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of forensic nursing professionals in Albuquerque is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Albuquerque

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Forensic nursing professionals in Albuquerque make a median yearly salary of $101,830. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $65,090 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 152% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Albuquerque

Forensic Nursing

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

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Albuquerque


There are 6 accredited forensic nursing schools in the city. Many of Albuquerque's forensic nursing professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Albuquerque


Albuquerque's forensic nursing schools offer 7 forensic nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Albuquerque


Approximately 576 students graduated from forensic nursing courses in 2010.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Albuquerque, New Mexico

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