Nursing Schools
In Augusta, Georgia

There are 2 nursing schools in Augusta for faculty to choose from. The trends in Augusta's 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
  • Bachelors degree in Nursing
  • Masters degree in Nursing
  • PhD degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Augusta Vs. Georgia Nursing Employment

Augusta 11,870
Georgia 139,470

Exactly 11,870 of Georgia's 139,470 nursing professionals work in Augusta. The number of nursing professionals in Augusta has grown by 4% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for nursing professionals in Augusta has increased, overall employment in Augusta has also increased.

Augusta Vs. Georgia Nursing employment growth

131,680 131,270 135,720 138,690 139,470
11,440 10,910 11,560 11,750 11,870
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Georgia
  • Dark Yellow: Augusta

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Augusta

$50,544 $51,696 $52,264 $51,262 $52,430
$34,670 $35,980 $37,690 $38,890 $40,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Augusta
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Augusta

As the number of nursing professionals in Augusta has grown, salaries for nursing professionals have also increased. In 2010 an average salary of $52,430 per year was earned by nursing professionals in Augusta. Four years earlier in 2006, nursing professionals in Augusta made an average salary of $50,544 per year. The growth in the salary of nursing professionals in Augusta is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Augusta

10th percentile
$35,918
25th percentile
$41,672
50th percentile
$49,478
75th percentile
$60,005
90th percentile
$72,835

Augusta nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $49,478. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 103%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $35,918 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $72,835 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Augusta

Nursing
$52,430
Gerontology
$58,600
BSN
$65,340
RN to BSN
$65,340
Forensic Nursing
$85,470

Augusta nursing professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Augusta

2

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Augusta

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
4
doctor
2
Certificate
3
Total11

There are a total of 11 degree and certificate programs in nursing offered by Augusta's nursing schools.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Augusta

associate
101
bachelor
155
master
74
doctor
14
Certificate
195
Total539

In 2010 approximately 539 students graduated from nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Augusta, Georgia

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