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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Newark, New Jersey

Forensic Nursing faculty can choose to work at one of 3 forensic nursing schools in Newark. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of forensic nursing and forensic nursing education in Newark, which includes forensic nursing training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Newark Vs. New Jersey Forensic Nursing Employment

Newark 2,340
New Jersey 8,890

Exactly 2,340 of the 8,890 forensic nursing professionals employed in New Jersey, work in Newark. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of forensic nursing professionals in Newark has grown by 18%. As the employment for forensic nursing professionals in Newark has increased, overall employment in Newark has also increased.

Newark Vs. New Jersey Forensic Nursing employment growth

7,230 7,810 8,680 8,770 8,890
1,980 2,100 2,360 2,380 2,340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New Jersey
  • Dark Yellow: Newark

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Newark

$87,030 $93,095 $91,860 $94,665 $94,145
$47,640 $49,050 $50,680 $52,760 $53,550
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Newark
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Newark

In Newark, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $94,145 per year was earned by forensic nursing professionals in Newark. Four years earlier in 2006, forensic nursing professionals in Newark made an average salary of $87,030 per year. The growth in the salary of forensic nursing professionals in Newark is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Newark

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Forensic nursing professionals in Newark make a median yearly salary of $90,705. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $51,390 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 163% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Newark

Forensic Nursing

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

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Newark


There are 3 accredited forensic nursing schools in the city. Many of Newark's forensic nursing professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Newark


There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in forensic nursing offered by Newark's forensic nursing schools.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Newark


In 2010 approximately 215 students graduated from forensic nursing courses.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Newark, New Jersey

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