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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Metairie, Louisiana

In Metairie, there is only one forensic nursing school where forensic nursing faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the forensic nursing academic community in Metairie, and the future trends. Academia in forensic nursing includes forensic nursing training at the forensic nursing bachelors degree level.


Professional Trends

Metairie Vs. Louisiana Forensic Nursing Employment

Metairie 190
Louisiana 3,860

Exactly 190 of the 3,860 forensic nursing professionals employed in Louisiana, work in Metairie. As the employment for forensic nursing professionals in Metairie has increased, overall employment in Metairie has also increased.

Metairie Vs. Louisiana Forensic Nursing employment growth

4,360 4,300 3,840 3,850 3,860
No data 150 130 No data 190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Louisiana
  • Dark Yellow: Metairie

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Metairie

$60,460 $64,560 $73,520 No data $74,280
$31,000 $32,370 $34,140 No data $36,620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Metairie
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Metairie

In Metairie, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have increased. In 2010 Metairie forensic nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $74,280. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Metairie was $60,460 per year. The growth in the salary of forensic nursing professionals in Metairie is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Metairie

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Metairie forensic nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $70,610. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $54,860 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $102,260 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Metairie

Forensic Nursing

On average forensic nursing professionals in Metairie earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Metairie.

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Metairie


There is only one accredited forensic nursing school in the city. Many of Metairie's forensic nursing professionals are graduates of this school.

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Metairie


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

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Metairie


Approximately 5 students completed forensic nursing courses in 2010.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Metairie, Louisiana

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