Nursing Schools
In Cedar Rapids, Iowa

The city of Cedar Rapids has 3 schools where nursing faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in nursing in the city of Cedar Rapids, which encompasses nursing training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Cedar Rapids Vs. Iowa Nursing Employment

Cedar Rapids 4,930
Iowa 65,020

Exactly 4,930 of Iowa's 65,020 nursing professionals work in Cedar Rapids. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of nursing professionals in Cedar Rapids has grown by 7%. Overall employment in Cedar Rapids has decreased.

Cedar Rapids Vs. Iowa Nursing employment growth

63,540 62,030 62,870 63,530 65,020
4,600 4,340 4,580 4,900 4,930
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Iowa
  • Dark Yellow: Cedar Rapids

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Cedar Rapids

$41,338 $44,398 $46,290 $48,268 $45,840
$36,200 $38,630 $40,100 $41,070 $41,110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Cedar Rapids
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Cedar Rapids

In Cedar Rapids, salaries for nursing professionals have increased. In 2010 nursing professionals in Cedar Rapids reportedly earned an average salary of $45,840 per year. The average salary for nursing professionals in Cedar Rapids was $41,338 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of nursing professionals in Cedar Rapids is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Cedar Rapids

10th percentile
$32,148
25th percentile
$36,545
50th percentile
$42,690
75th percentile
$52,802
90th percentile
$62,310

Cedar Rapids nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $42,690. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 94%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $32,148 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $62,310 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Cedar Rapids

Nursing
$45,840
BSN
$47,650
RN to BSN
$47,650
Gerontology
$49,087
Forensic Nursing
$74,290

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Cedar Rapids

3

There are 3 accredited nursing schools in the city. Many of Cedar Rapids' nursing professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Nursing Programs Offered In Cedar Rapids

associate
1
bachelor
2
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total4

Cedar Rapids' nursing schools offer 4 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Cedar Rapids

associate
172
bachelor
112
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
143
Total427

Approximately 427 students graduated from nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

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