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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Rochester, New York

There are 5 forensic nursing schools in Rochester for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the forensic nursing academic community in Rochester, and the future trends. Academia in forensic nursing includes forensic nursing training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Rochester Vs. New York Forensic Nursing Employment

Rochester 1,490
New York 28,750

Of the 28,750 forensic nursing professionals employed in New York, 1,490 work in Rochester. Between 2006 and 2010, in Rochester, there has been a 21% growth in the number of forensic nursing professionals. Overall employment in Rochester has also increased.

Rochester Vs. New York Forensic Nursing employment growth

27,540 25,860 26,580 28,030 28,750
1,230 1,150 1,200 1,200 1,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Rochester

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Rochester

$105,195 $98,370 $91,010 $81,220 $77,990
$39,410 $40,660 $41,700 $42,270 $43,210
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Rochester
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Rochester

In Rochester, salaries for forensic nursing professionals have decreased. In 2010 Rochester forensic nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $77,990. The average salary for forensic nursing professionals in Rochester was $105,195 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Rochester.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Rochester

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Forensic nursing professionals make a median salary of $68,030 per year in Rochester. The difference in pay between the forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 111%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $54,685 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $115,300 per year.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Rochester

Forensic Nursing

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

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Rochester


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

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Rochester


Rochester's forensic nursing schools offer 5 forensic nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Rochester


Approximately 521 students completed forensic nursing courses in 2010.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Rochester, New York

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