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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Decatur, Georgia

There is only one forensic nursing school in Decatur for faculty to choose from. The trends in Decatur's forensic nursing academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes forensic nursing training at the forensic nursing associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Decatur Vs. Georgia Forensic Nursing Employment

Decatur 8,020
Georgia 13,000

Exactly 8,020 of Georgia's 13,000 forensic nursing professionals work in Decatur. The number of forensic nursing professionals in Decatur has grown by 29% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Decatur has also increased.

Decatur Vs. Georgia Forensic Nursing employment growth

9,480 9,920 9,940 11,390 13,000
6,210 4,370 4,890 7,180 8,020
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Decatur

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Decatur

$70,810 $81,370 $91,635 $94,090 $94,785
$40,930 $42,170 $44,170 $45,520 $46,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Decatur
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Decatur

In Decatur, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have increased. Decatur forensic nursing professionals made $94,785 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Decatur was $70,810 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of forensic nursing professionals in Decatur is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Decatur

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Decatur forensic nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $87,795. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $57,530 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 143% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Decatur

Forensic Science
Forensic Nursing

On average forensic nursing professional salaries in Decatur are higher than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Decatur


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

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Decatur


There is one degree and certificate program in forensic nursing offered by Decatur's forensic nursing school.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Decatur


In 2010 approximately 164 students completed forensic nursing courses.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Decatur, Georgia

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