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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Paducah, Kentucky

The city of Paducah has only one school where forensic nursing faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in forensic nursing in the city of Paducah, which encompasses forensic nursing training at the forensic nursing associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Paducah Vs. Kentucky Forensic Nursing Employment

Paducah 410
Kentucky 4,400

Exactly 410 of Kentucky's 4,400 forensic nursing professionals work in Paducah. Between 2006 and 2010, in Paducah, there has been a 46% growth in the number of forensic nursing professionals. Overall employment in Paducah has also increased.

Paducah Vs. Kentucky Forensic Nursing employment growth

3,710 3,840 4,190 4,230 4,400
280 340 410 No data 410
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Paducah

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Paducah

$68,130 $75,140 $70,980 No data $65,760
$30,690 $31,960 $33,520 No data $35,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Paducah
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Paducah

Salaries for forensic nursing professionals in Paducah have decreased. Paducah forensic nursing professionals made $65,760 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Paducah was $68,130 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Paducah.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Paducah

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Paducah forensic nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $58,090. The difference in pay between the forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 186%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $36,140 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $103,290 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Paducah

Forensic Nursing

Paducah forensic nursing professionals have earnings that are higher than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Paducah


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

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Paducah


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

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Paducah


Approximately 75 students completed forensic nursing courses in 2010.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Paducah, Kentucky

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