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Forensic Nursing Schools
In Tacoma, Washington

There are 3 forensic nursing schools in Tacoma for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in forensic nursing in the city of Tacoma, which encompasses forensic nursing training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Tacoma Vs. Washington Forensic Nursing Employment

Tacoma 520
Washington 6,240

Exactly 520 of Washington State's 6,240 forensic nursing professionals work in Tacoma. The number of forensic nursing professionals in Tacoma has grown by 49% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for forensic nursing professionals in Tacoma has increased, overall employment in Tacoma has also increased.

Tacoma Vs. Washington Forensic Nursing employment growth

3,040 3,130 3,650 4,410 6,240
350 360 330 420 520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Tacoma

Forensic Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Tacoma

$93,255 $96,745 $98,095 $98,195 $117,080
$40,140 $41,570 $43,330 $44,480 $45,620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Forensic Nursing in Tacoma
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tacoma

Salaries for forensic nursing professionals in Tacoma have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $117,080 per year was earned by forensic nursing professionals in Tacoma. Four years earlier in 2006, forensic nursing professionals in Tacoma made an average salary of $93,255 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Tacoma.

Salary percentiles for Forensic nursing professionals in Tacoma

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Forensic nursing professionals in Tacoma make a median yearly salary of $104,370. The 10% of forensic nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $63,650 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 157% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Forensic nursing professionals and related professions in Tacoma

Forensic Nursing

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

Educational Trends

Forensic Nursing schools in Tacoma


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

Forensic Nursing Programs Offered In Tacoma


There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in forensic nursing offered by Tacoma's forensic nursing schools.

Student Completed Forensic Nursing Degrees In Tacoma


In 2010 approximately 297 students graduated from forensic nursing courses.

Forensic Nursing Faculty Salaries in Tacoma, Washington

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