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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Lakewood, Washington

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

Lakewood Vs. Washington Forensic Nursing Employment

Lakewood 520
Washington 6,240

Exactly 520 of Washington State's 6,240 forensic nursing professionals work in Lakewood. The number of forensic nursing professionals in Lakewood has grown by 49% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Lakewood has also increased.

Lakewood Vs. Washington Forensic Nursing employment growth

3,040 3,130 3,650 4,410 6,240
350 360 330 420 520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Lakewood

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Lakewood

$93,255 $96,745 $98,095 $98,195 $117,080
$40,140 $41,570 $43,330 $44,480 $45,620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Lakewood
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lakewood

As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Lakewood has grown, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $117,080 per year was earned by forensic nursing professionals in Lakewood. Forensic nursing professionals in Lakewood made a yearly average salary of $93,255, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Lakewood.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Lakewood

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Forensic nursing professionals make a median salary of $104,370 per year in Lakewood. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $63,650 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $163,530 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Lakewood

Forensic Nursing

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

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Lakewood


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

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Lakewood


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

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Lakewood


In 2010 approximately 49 students graduated from forensic nursing courses.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Lakewood, Washington

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