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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Kirkland, Washington

There are 2 forensic nursing schools in Kirkland for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in forensic nursing in the city of Kirkland, which encompasses forensic nursing training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Kirkland Vs. Washington Forensic Nursing Employment

Kirkland 280
Washington 6,240

Of the 6,240 forensic nursing professionals employed in Washington State, 280 work in Kirkland. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of forensic nursing professionals in Kirkland has shrunk by 84%. As the employment for forensic nursing professionals in Kirkland has decreased, overall employment in Kirkland has increased.

Kirkland Vs. Washington Forensic Nursing employment growth

3,040 3,130 3,650 4,410 6,240
1,700 1,760 2,000 2,380 280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Kirkland

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Kirkland

$89,290 $94,425 $96,300 $95,615 $91,525
$47,730 $49,890 $51,680 $53,240 $54,610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Kirkland
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Kirkland

As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Kirkland has shrunk, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have increased. In 2010 Kirkland forensic nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $91,525. Forensic nursing professionals in Kirkland made a yearly average salary of $89,290, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Kirkland.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Kirkland

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Kirkland forensic nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $85,400. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $54,865 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $95,450 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Kirkland

Forensic Science
Forensic Nursing

Forensic nursing professional salaries in Kirkland are, on average, higher than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Kirkland


Many of Kirkland's forensic nursing professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited forensic nursing schools in the city.

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Kirkland


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

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Kirkland


Approximately 99 students graduated from forensic nursing courses in 2010.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Kirkland, Washington

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