Nursing Schools
In Charlotte, North Carolina

There are 5 nursing schools in Charlotte for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of nursing and nursing education in Charlotte, which includes nursing training at the following levels:

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing
  • Bachelors degree in Nursing
  • Masters degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Charlotte Vs. North Carolina Nursing Employment

Charlotte 28,320
North Carolina 154,310

Exactly 28,320 of the 154,310 nursing professionals employed in North Carolina, work in Charlotte. Between 2006 and 2010, in Charlotte, there has been a 32% growth in the number of nursing professionals. As the employment for nursing professionals in Charlotte has increased, overall employment in Charlotte has also increased.

Charlotte Vs. North Carolina Nursing employment growth

126,730 125,960 130,740 140,270 154,310
21,520 22,710 23,710 25,690 28,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Charlotte

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Charlotte

$66,664 $53,598 $53,230 $53,690 $59,790
$39,710 $41,200 $42,490 $43,890 $44,630
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Charlotte
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Charlotte

As the number of nursing professionals in Charlotte has grown, salaries for nursing professionals have decreased. In 2010 nursing professionals in Charlotte reportedly earned an average salary of $59,790 per year. Nursing professionals in Charlotte made a yearly average salary of $66,664, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Charlotte.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Charlotte

10th percentile
$42,376
25th percentile
$47,514
50th percentile
$54,804
75th percentile
$63,752
90th percentile
$81,440

Nursing professionals make a median salary of $54,804 per year in Charlotte. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 92%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $42,376 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $81,440 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Charlotte

Nursing
$59,790
BSN
$60,760
RN to BSN
$60,760
Gerontology
$74,226
Forensic Nursing
$86,695

On average nursing professionals in Charlotte earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Charlotte.

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Charlotte

5

There are 5 accredited nursing schools in the city. Many of Charlotte's nursing professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Nursing Programs Offered In Charlotte

associate
3
bachelor
2
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total8

There are a total of 8 degree and certificate programs in nursing offered by Charlotte's nursing schools.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Charlotte

associate
294
bachelor
296
master
71
doctor
0
Certificate
82
Total743

In 2010 approximately 743 students completed nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Charlotte, North Carolina

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