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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Richmond, Virginia

There are 3 forensic nursing schools in Richmond for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of forensic nursing and forensic nursing education in Richmond, which includes forensic nursing training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Richmond Vs. Virginia Forensic Nursing Employment

Richmond 70
Virginia 6,150

Exactly 70 of Virginia's 6,150 forensic nursing professionals work in Richmond. There has been a 17% growth in the number of forensic nursing professionals in Richmond between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of forensic nursing professionals in Richmond has increased, overall employment in Richmond has also increased.

Richmond Vs. Virginia Forensic Nursing employment growth

4,660 4,730 4,890 5,410 6,150
60 60 50 No data 70
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Richmond

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Richmond

$80,880 $82,740 $82,570 No data $87,320
$37,120 $37,780 $39,600 No data $42,600
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Richmond
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Richmond

Salaries for forensic nursing professionals in Richmond have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $87,320 per year was earned by forensic nursing professionals in Richmond. Four years earlier in 2006, forensic nursing professionals in Richmond made an average salary of $80,880 per year. The growth in the salary of forensic nursing professionals in Richmond is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Richmond

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25th percentile
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75th percentile
90th percentile

Richmond forensic nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $79,580. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $54,550 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $134,640 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Richmond

Forensic Nursing

Richmond 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 Richmond


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

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Richmond


Richmond's forensic nursing schools offer 2 forensic nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Richmond


In 2010 approximately 371 students graduated from forensic nursing courses.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Richmond, Virginia

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