Nursing Schools
In Altus, Oklahoma

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

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Altus Vs. Oklahoma Nursing Employment

Altus 8,660
Oklahoma 66,940

Exactly 8,660 of Oklahoma's 66,940 nursing professionals work in Altus. The number of nursing professionals in Altus has grown by 12% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Altus has also increased.

Altus Vs. Oklahoma Nursing employment growth

61,590 62,340 62,830 64,420 66,940
7,720 7,890 7,920 No data 8,660
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Oklahoma
  • Dark Yellow: Altus

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Altus

$36,420 $37,988 $40,230 No data $42,590
$28,150 $28,980 $30,660 No data $32,650
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Altus
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Altus

Salaries for nursing professionals in Altus have increased. In 2010 Altus nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $42,590. Four years earlier in 2006, nursing professionals in Altus made an average salary of $36,420 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Altus.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Altus

10th percentile
$30,075
25th percentile
$34,332
50th percentile
$40,562
75th percentile
$48,198
90th percentile
$57,372

Nursing professionals make a median salary of $40,562 per year in Altus. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $30,075 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 91% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Altus

Nursing
$42,590
Gerontology
$47,617
BSN
$52,680
RN to BSN
$52,680
Forensic Nursing
$64,980

Nursing professional salaries in Altus are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Altus

1

Many of Altus' nursing professionals are graduates of the only accredited nursing school in the city.

Nursing Programs Offered In Altus

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

Altus' nursing schools offer 2 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Altus

associate
85
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
22
Total107

Approximately 107 students completed nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Altus, Oklahoma

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