Nursing Schools
In Athens, Georgia

There is only one nursing school in Athens for faculty to choose from. The trends in Athens' nursing academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes nursing training at the following levels:

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Athens Vs. Georgia Nursing Employment

Athens 2,970
Georgia 139,470

Of the 139,470 nursing professionals employed in Georgia, 2,970 work in Athens. Between 2006 and 2010, in Athens, there has been a 134% growth in the number of nursing professionals. As the employment for nursing professionals in Athens has increased, overall employment in Athens has also increased.

Athens Vs. Georgia Nursing employment growth

131,680 131,270 135,720 138,690 139,470
1,270 2,970 3,170 3,140 2,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Athens

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Athens

$43,097 $48,368 $50,213 $49,765 $51,115
$34,260 $35,170 $37,200 $38,110 $39,840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Athens
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Athens

Salaries for nursing professionals in Athens have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $51,115 per year was earned by nursing professionals in Athens. Four years earlier in 2006, nursing professionals in Athens made an average salary of $43,097 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Athens.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Athens

10th percentile
$34,582
25th percentile
$41,478
50th percentile
$48,665
75th percentile
$56,902
90th percentile
$69,852

Nursing professionals in Athens earn a median salary of $48,665 per year. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $34,582 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 102% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Athens

Nursing
$51,115
Gerontology
$56,833
BSN
$60,470
RN to BSN
$60,470
Forensic Nursing
$84,810

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Athens

1

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Athens

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in nursing offered by Athens' nursing schools.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Athens

associate
48
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
43
Total91

In 2010 approximately 91 students graduated from nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Athens, Georgia

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