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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Hazard, Kentucky

In Hazard, there is only one forensic nursing school where forensic nursing faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the forensic nursing academic community in Hazard, and the future trends. Academia in forensic nursing includes forensic nursing training at the forensic nursing associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Hazard Vs. Kentucky Forensic Nursing Employment

Hazard 400
Kentucky 4,400

Exactly 400 of the 4,400 forensic nursing professionals employed in Kentucky, work in Hazard. Between 2006 and 2010, in Hazard, there has been a 11% growth in the number of forensic nursing professionals. As the employment for forensic nursing professionals in Hazard has increased, overall employment in Hazard has also increased.

Hazard Vs. Kentucky Forensic Nursing employment growth

3,710 3,840 4,190 4,230 4,400
360 330 280 No data 400
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Hazard

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Hazard

$67,790 $76,320 $78,480 No data $89,350
$30,010 $31,230 $33,110 No data $35,890
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Hazard
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Hazard

In Hazard, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have increased. In 2010 Hazard forensic nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $89,350. The average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Hazard was $67,790 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Hazard.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Hazard

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Forensic nursing professionals make a median salary of $77,900 per year in Hazard. The difference in pay between the forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 137%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $57,240 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $135,890 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Hazard

Forensic Nursing

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

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Hazard


There is only one accredited forensic nursing school in the city. Many of Hazard's forensic nursing professionals are graduates of this school.

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Hazard


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

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Hazard


Approximately 47 students graduated from forensic nursing courses in 2010.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Hazard, Kentucky

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