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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Norfolk, Virginia

Forensic Nursing faculty can choose to work at one of 5 forensic nursing schools in Norfolk. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of forensic nursing and forensic nursing education in Norfolk, which includes forensic nursing training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Norfolk Vs. Virginia Forensic Nursing Employment

Norfolk 1,130
Virginia 6,150

Exactly 1,130 of the 6,150 forensic nursing professionals employed in Virginia, work in Norfolk. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of forensic nursing professionals in Norfolk has grown by 33%. As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Norfolk has increased, overall employment in Norfolk has also increased.

Norfolk Vs. Virginia Forensic Nursing employment growth

4,660 4,730 4,890 5,410 6,150
850 960 1,000 1,100 1,130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Norfolk

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Norfolk

$71,180 $72,405 $72,000 $73,600 $79,355
$36,520 $37,550 $38,790 $40,100 $41,440
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Norfolk
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Norfolk

Salaries for forensic nursing professionals in Norfolk have increased. Norfolk forensic nursing professionals made $79,355 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Norfolk was $71,180 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of forensic nursing professionals in Norfolk is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Norfolk

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

Forensic nursing professionals in Norfolk earn a median salary of $74,170 per year. The difference in pay between the forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 118%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $51,015 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $111,160 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Norfolk

Forensic Science
Forensic Nursing

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

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Norfolk


There are 5 accredited forensic nursing schools in the city. Many of Norfolk's forensic nursing professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Norfolk


There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in forensic nursing offered by Norfolk's forensic nursing schools.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Norfolk


Approximately 397 students completed forensic nursing courses in 2010.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Norfolk, Virginia

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