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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Lafayette, Indiana

There are 2 forensic nursing schools in Lafayette for faculty to choose from. The trends in Lafayette'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

Lafayette Vs. Indiana Forensic Nursing Employment

Lafayette 160
Indiana 8,210

Exactly 160 of Indiana's 8,210 forensic nursing professionals work in Lafayette. Between 2006 and 2010, in Lafayette, there has been a 24% decline in the number of forensic nursing professionals. As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Lafayette has decreased, overall employment in Lafayette has increased.

Lafayette Vs. Indiana Forensic Nursing employment growth

7,500 7,120 7,560 7,650 8,210
210 120 140 160 160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Indiana
  • Dark Yellow: Lafayette

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Lafayette

$103,980 $74,130 $87,850 $90,890 $88,110
$36,230 $36,230 $37,650 $38,460 $39,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Lafayette
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lafayette

Salaries for forensic nursing professionals in Lafayette have decreased. In 2010 Lafayette forensic nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $88,110. Four years earlier in 2006, forensic nursing professionals in Lafayette made an average salary of $103,980 per year. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Lafayette.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Lafayette

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Forensic nursing professionals in Lafayette make a median yearly salary of $78,740. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $49,300 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 190% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Lafayette

Forensic Nursing

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

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Lafayette


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

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Lafayette


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

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Lafayette


Approximately 119 students completed forensic nursing courses in 2010.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Lafayette, Indiana

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