Nursing Schools
In Charleston, South Carolina

The city of Charleston has 3 schools where nursing faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of nursing and nursing education in Charleston, which includes nursing training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Charleston Vs. South Carolina Nursing Employment

Charleston 13,040
South Carolina 75,190

Of the 75,190 nursing professionals employed in South Carolina, 13,040 work in Charleston.

Charleston Vs. South Carolina Nursing employment growth

63,190 68,060 70,190 72,600 75,190
No data No data No data 12,330 13,040
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: South Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Charleston

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Charleston

No data No data No data $53,672 $54,970
No data No data No data $38,630 $39,960
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Charleston
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Charleston

Charleston nursing professionals made $54,970 per year, on average, in 2010. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Charleston.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Charleston

10th percentile
$37,678
25th percentile
$44,672
50th percentile
$52,475
75th percentile
$61,228
90th percentile
$71,998

Nursing professionals make a median salary of $52,475 per year in Charleston. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $37,678 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $71,998 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Charleston

Nursing
$54,970
Gerontology
$60,560
BSN
$66,990
RN to BSN
$66,990
Forensic Nursing
$88,850

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Charleston

3

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Charleston

associate
1
bachelor
2
master
4
doctor
1
Certificate
7
Total15

Charleston's nursing schools offer 15 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Charleston

associate
200
bachelor
165
master
75
doctor
5
Certificate
109
Total554

Approximately 554 students completed nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Charleston, South Carolina

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