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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Chester, Pennsylvania

Forensic Nursing faculty can choose to work at only one forensic nursing school in Chester. The trends in Chester'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:


Professional Trends

Chester Vs. Pennsylvania Forensic Nursing Employment

Chester 5,310
Pennsylvania 13,110

Of the 13,110 forensic nursing professionals employed in Pennsylvania, 5,310 work in Chester. There has been a 4% decline in the number of forensic nursing professionals in Chester between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Chester has increased.

Chester Vs. Pennsylvania Forensic Nursing employment growth

14,320 14,590 13,910 12,730 13,110
5,520 5,560 5,320 4,870 5,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Chester

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Chester

$83,235 $84,190 $71,375 $76,275 $81,845
$43,010 $44,460 $46,450 $48,340 $49,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Chester
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Chester

In Chester, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have decreased. In 2010 forensic nursing professionals in Chester reportedly earned an average salary of $81,845 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Chester was $83,235 per year. The decline in the salary of forensic nursing professionals in Chester is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Chester

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90th percentile

Chester forensic nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $75,380. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $44,875 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 178% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Chester

Forensic Nursing

Chester 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 Chester


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

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Chester


Chester's forensic nursing schools offer 2 forensic nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Chester


In 2010 approximately 136 students completed forensic nursing courses.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Chester, Pennsylvania

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