Nursing Schools
In Akron, Ohio

The city of Akron has 2 schools where nursing faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the nursing academic community in Akron, and the future trends. Academia in nursing includes nursing training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Akron Vs. Ohio Nursing Employment

Akron 14,340
Ohio 250,270

Exactly 14,340 of Ohio's 250,270 nursing professionals work in Akron. There has been a 9% growth in the number of nursing professionals in Akron between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of nursing professionals in Akron has increased, overall employment in Akron has also increased.

Akron Vs. Ohio Nursing employment growth

236,180 240,740 240,080 245,550 250,270
13,180 13,320 14,110 14,450 14,340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Ohio
  • Dark Yellow: Akron

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Akron

$48,778 $51,353 $52,298 $52,365 $53,010
$37,640 $38,750 $40,010 $40,300 $41,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Akron
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Akron

In Akron, salaries for nursing professionals have increased. In 2010 Akron nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $53,010. Nursing professionals in Akron made a yearly average salary of $48,778, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Akron.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Akron

10th percentile
$37,845
25th percentile
$43,405
50th percentile
$49,192
75th percentile
$57,832
90th percentile
$71,662

Nursing professionals in Akron earn a median salary of $49,192 per year. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $37,845 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $71,662 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Akron

Nursing
$53,010
Gerontology
$57,850
BSN
$62,280
RN to BSN
$62,280
Forensic Nursing
$86,850

On average nursing professionals in Akron earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Akron.

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Akron

2

There are 2 accredited nursing schools in the city. Many of Akron's nursing professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Nursing Programs Offered In Akron

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
3
Total7

There are a total of 7 degree and certificate programs in nursing offered by Akron's nursing schools.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Akron

associate
54
bachelor
230
master
73
doctor
1
Certificate
244
Total602

In 2010 approximately 602 students graduated from nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Akron, Ohio

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