Nursing Schools
In Bridgeport, Connecticut

The city of Bridgeport has 3 schools where nursing faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the nursing academic community in Bridgeport, and the future trends. Academia in nursing includes nursing training at the following levels:

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Bridgeport Vs. Connecticut Nursing Employment

Bridgeport 15,570
Connecticut 72,540

Exactly 15,570 of Connecticut's 72,540 nursing professionals work in Bridgeport. The number of nursing professionals in Bridgeport has shrunk by 7% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of nursing professionals in Bridgeport has decreased, overall employment in Bridgeport has also decreased.

Bridgeport Vs. Connecticut Nursing employment growth

70,820 71,240 72,700 73,980 72,540
16,830 16,290 15,730 15,820 15,570
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Connecticut
  • Dark Yellow: Bridgeport

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Bridgeport

$65,558 $66,658 $67,736 $68,086 $62,623
$50,920 $53,050 $55,160 $57,340 $58,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Bridgeport
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Bridgeport

In Bridgeport, salaries for nursing professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $62,623 per year was earned by nursing professionals in Bridgeport. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for nursing professionals in Bridgeport was $65,558 per year. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Bridgeport.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Bridgeport

10th percentile
$44,582
25th percentile
$51,962
50th percentile
$60,878
75th percentile
$70,532
90th percentile
$79,895

Nursing professionals make a median salary of $60,878 per year in Bridgeport. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $44,582 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 79% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Bridgeport

Nursing
$62,623
Gerontology
$68,587
BSN
$73,210
RN to BSN
$73,210
Forensic Nursing
$91,130

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Bridgeport

3

Many of Bridgeport's nursing professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited nursing schools in the city.

Nursing Programs Offered In Bridgeport

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total4

Bridgeport's nursing schools offer 4 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Bridgeport

associate
83
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
127
Total210

Approximately 210 students completed nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Bridgeport, Connecticut

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