Nursing Schools
In Astoria, Oregon

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

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Astoria Vs. Oregon Nursing Employment

Astoria 2,420
Oregon 51,240

Exactly 2,420 of Oregon's 51,240 nursing professionals work in Astoria. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of nursing professionals in Astoria has grown by 19%. Overall employment in Astoria has also increased.

Astoria Vs. Oregon Nursing employment growth

45,700 47,330 47,280 49,160 51,240
2,030 2,180 2,410 No data 2,420
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Oregon
  • Dark Yellow: Astoria

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Astoria

$47,675 $49,438 $52,228 No data $60,895
$32,550 $33,340 $34,010 No data $36,150
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Astoria
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Astoria

As the number of nursing professionals in Astoria has grown, salaries for nursing professionals have also increased. Astoria nursing professionals made $60,895 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, nursing professionals in Astoria made an average salary of $47,675 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Astoria.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Astoria

10th percentile
$41,528
25th percentile
$51,072
50th percentile
$61,068
75th percentile
$69,915
90th percentile
$77,120

Nursing professionals make a median salary of $61,068 per year in Astoria. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 86%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $41,528 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $77,120 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Astoria

Nursing
$60,895
Gerontology
$65,533
BSN
$74,840
RN to BSN
$74,840
Forensic Nursing
$93,350

On average nursing professional salaries in Astoria are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Astoria

1

There is only one accredited nursing school in the city. Many of Astoria's nursing professionals are graduates of this school.

Nursing Programs Offered In Astoria

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in nursing offered by Astoria's nursing schools.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Astoria

associate
17
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
5
Total22

Approximately 22 students graduated from nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Astoria, Oregon

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