Nursing Schools
In Brookings, South Dakota

Nursing faculty can choose to work at only one nursing school in Brookings. The trends in Brookings' 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

Brookings Vs. South Dakota Nursing Employment

Brookings 5,520
South Dakota 19,320

Of the 19,320 nursing professionals employed in South Dakota, 5,520 work in Brookings. Between 2006 and 2010, in Brookings, there has been a 6% decline in the number of nursing professionals. As the number of nursing professionals in Brookings has decreased, overall employment in Brookings has also decreased.

Brookings Vs. South Dakota Nursing employment growth

18,170 18,010 18,510 19,040 19,320
5,880 5,460 5,590 No data 5,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: South Dakota
  • Dark Yellow: Brookings

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Brookings

$41,418 $42,605 $44,070 No data $45,583
$28,800 $29,670 $30,750 No data $32,640
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Brookings
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Brookings

As the number of nursing professionals in Brookings has shrunk, salaries for nursing professionals have increased. In 2010 nursing professionals in Brookings reportedly earned an average salary of $45,583 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, nursing professionals in Brookings made an average salary of $41,418 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Brookings.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Brookings

10th percentile
$32,622
25th percentile
$36,272
50th percentile
$43,298
75th percentile
$52,060
90th percentile
$61,900

Nursing professionals make a median salary of $43,298 per year in Brookings. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 90%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $32,622 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $61,900 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Brookings

Nursing
$45,583
BSN
$50,520
RN to BSN
$50,520
Gerontology
$50,543
Forensic Nursing
$78,490

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Brookings

1

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Brookings

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total3

Brookings' nursing schools offer 3 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Brookings

associate
0
bachelor
285
master
43
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total329

In 2010 approximately 329 students completed nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Brookings, South Dakota

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