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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Richlands, Virginia

There is only one forensic nursing school in Richlands for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the forensic nursing academic community in Richlands, and the future trends. Academia in forensic nursing includes forensic nursing training at the forensic nursing associates degree level.


Professional Trends

Richlands Vs. Virginia Forensic Nursing Employment

Richlands 210
Virginia 6,150

Exactly 210 of the 6,150 forensic nursing professionals employed in Virginia, work in Richlands. Between 2006 and 2010, in Richlands, there has been a 16% decline in the number of forensic nursing professionals. As the employment for forensic nursing professionals in Richlands has decreased, overall employment in Richlands has increased.

Richlands Vs. Virginia Forensic Nursing employment growth

4,660 4,730 4,890 5,410 6,150
250 230 220 No data 210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Richlands

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Richlands

$58,940 $66,180 $72,300 No data $74,490
$29,180 $30,340 $31,840 No data $33,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Richlands
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Richlands

As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Richlands has shrunk, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $74,490 per year was earned by forensic nursing professionals in Richlands. The average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Richlands was $58,940 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of forensic nursing professionals in Richlands is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Richlands

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Richlands forensic nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $66,920. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $48,100 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 122% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Richlands

Forensic Nursing

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

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Richlands


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

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Richlands


Richlands' forensic nursing school offers one forensic nursing degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Richlands


Approximately 60 students completed forensic nursing courses in 2010.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Richlands, Virginia

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