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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Independence, Ohio

Forensic Nursing faculty can choose to work at only one forensic nursing school in Independence. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the forensic nursing academic community in Independence, and the future trends. Academia in forensic nursing includes forensic nursing training at the forensic nursing bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Independence Vs. Ohio Forensic Nursing Employment

Independence 2,640
Ohio 13,170

Of the 13,170 forensic nursing professionals employed in Ohio, 2,640 work in Independence. Between 2006 and 2010, in Independence, there has been a 12% growth in the number of forensic nursing professionals. As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Independence has increased, overall employment in Independence has also increased.

Independence Vs. Ohio Forensic Nursing employment growth

11,210 11,610 12,110 12,630 13,170
2,360 2,550 2,610 2,690 2,640
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Independence

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Independence

$72,890 $76,320 $80,120 $81,910 $83,675
$39,640 $40,780 $41,790 $41,930 $42,830
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Independence
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Independence

As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Independence has grown, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $83,675 per year was earned by forensic nursing professionals in Independence. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Independence was $72,890 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Independence.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Independence

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Forensic nursing professionals make a median salary of $78,700 per year in Independence. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $59,590 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $115,730 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Independence

Forensic Nursing

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

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Independence


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

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Independence


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

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Independence


Approximately 5 students graduated from forensic nursing courses in 2010.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Independence, Ohio

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