Nursing Schools
In Bluefield, West Virginia

The city of Bluefield has only one school where nursing faculty can find employment. The trends in Bluefield's nursing academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes nursing training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Bluefield Vs. West Virginia Nursing Employment

Bluefield 6,180
West Virginia 34,120

Of the 34,120 nursing professionals employed in West Virginia, 6,180 work in Bluefield. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of nursing professionals in Bluefield has shrunk by 7%. As the number of nursing professionals in Bluefield has decreased, overall employment in Bluefield has increased.

Bluefield Vs. West Virginia Nursing employment growth

34,180 33,700 33,730 34,060 34,120
6,620 6,410 6,580 No data 6,180
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Bluefield

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Bluefield

$41,488 $44,995 $44,433 No data $46,780
$29,770 $30,540 $31,560 No data $33,710
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Bluefield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bluefield

As the number of nursing professionals in Bluefield has shrunk, salaries for nursing professionals have increased. In 2010 nursing professionals in Bluefield reportedly earned an average salary of $46,780 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, nursing professionals in Bluefield made an average salary of $41,488 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Bluefield.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Bluefield

10th percentile
$30,500
25th percentile
$34,562
50th percentile
$41,900
75th percentile
$52,540
90th percentile
$64,222

Nursing professionals in Bluefield make a median yearly salary of $41,900. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 111%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $30,500 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $64,222 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Bluefield

Nursing
$46,780
Gerontology
$51,577
BSN
$53,390
RN to BSN
$53,390
Forensic Nursing
$82,010

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Bluefield

1

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Bluefield

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

Bluefield's nursing schools offer 2 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Bluefield

associate
54
bachelor
12
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total66

In 2010 approximately 66 students graduated from nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Bluefield, West Virginia

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