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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Owensboro, Kentucky

In Owensboro, there is only one forensic nursing school where forensic nursing faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of forensic nursing and forensic nursing education in Owensboro, which includes forensic nursing training at the forensic nursing associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Owensboro Vs. Kentucky Forensic Nursing Employment

Owensboro 110
Kentucky 4,400

Exactly 110 of the 4,400 forensic nursing professionals employed in Kentucky, work in Owensboro. There has been a 38% growth in the number of forensic nursing professionals in Owensboro between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for forensic nursing professionals in Owensboro has increased, overall employment in Owensboro has also increased.

Owensboro Vs. Kentucky Forensic Nursing employment growth

3,710 3,840 4,190 4,230 4,400
80 90 100 110 110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Owensboro

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Owensboro

$64,710 $69,550 $64,690 $62,880 $66,120
$31,630 $32,920 $33,870 $34,890 $35,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Owensboro
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Owensboro

As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Owensboro has grown, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $66,120 per year was earned by forensic nursing professionals in Owensboro. Forensic nursing professionals in Owensboro made a yearly average salary of $64,710, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Owensboro.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Owensboro

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Owensboro forensic nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $66,580. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $42,010 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 103% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Owensboro

Forensic Nursing

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

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Owensboro


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

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Owensboro


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

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Owensboro


In 2010 approximately 81 students graduated from forensic nursing courses.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Owensboro, Kentucky

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