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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Meridian, Mississippi

In Meridian, there is only one forensic nursing school where forensic nursing faculty can find employment. The trends in Meridian'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

Meridian Vs. Mississippi Forensic Nursing Employment

Meridian 260
Mississippi 2,490

Exactly 260 of the 2,490 forensic nursing professionals employed in Mississippi, work in Meridian. Between 2006 and 2010, in Meridian, there has been a 53% growth in the number of forensic nursing professionals. As the employment for forensic nursing professionals in Meridian has increased, overall employment in Meridian has decreased.

Meridian Vs. Mississippi Forensic Nursing employment growth

1,900 1,900 2,160 2,260 2,490
170 140 180 No data 260
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Mississippi
  • Dark Yellow: Meridian

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Meridian

$62,750 $69,750 $73,200 No data $69,120
$27,970 $29,800 $30,880 No data $31,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Meridian
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Meridian

In Meridian, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have increased. In 2010 Meridian forensic nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $69,120. The average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Meridian was $62,750 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of forensic nursing professionals in Meridian is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Meridian

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Meridian forensic nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $65,530. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $37,000 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 184% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Meridian

Forensic Nursing

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

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Meridian


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

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Meridian


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

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Meridian


Approximately 179 students graduated from forensic nursing courses in 2010.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Meridian, Mississippi

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