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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Charleston, South Carolina

Forensic Nursing faculty can choose to work at one of 3 forensic nursing schools in Charleston. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in forensic nursing in the city of Charleston, which encompasses forensic nursing training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Charleston Vs. South Carolina Forensic Nursing Employment

Charleston 990
South Carolina 4,920

Of the 4,920 forensic nursing professionals employed in South Carolina, 990 work in Charleston.

Charleston Vs. South Carolina Forensic Nursing employment growth

3,930 3,390 3,910 4,470 4,920
No data No data No data 700 990
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: South Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Charleston

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Charleston

No data No data No data $87,600 $88,850
No data No data No data $38,630 $39,960
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Charleston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Charleston

Charleston forensic nursing professionals made $88,850 per year, on average, in 2010. The growth in the salary of forensic nursing professionals in Charleston is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Charleston

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Charleston forensic nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $82,190. The difference in pay between the forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 134%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $53,090 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $124,230 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Charleston

Forensic Nursing

On average forensic nursing professionals in Charleston earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Charleston.

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Charleston


Many of Charleston's forensic nursing professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited forensic nursing schools in the city.

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Charleston


Charleston's forensic nursing schools offer 4 forensic nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Charleston


Approximately 417 students completed forensic nursing courses in 2010.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Charleston, South Carolina

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