Nursing Schools
In Chester, Virginia

There is only one nursing school in Chester for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of nursing and nursing education in Chester, which includes nursing training at the nursing associates degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Chester Vs. Virginia Nursing Employment

Chester 25,720
Virginia 122,920

Exactly 25,720 of Virginia's 122,920 nursing professionals work in Chester. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of nursing professionals in Chester has grown by 23%. As the employment for nursing professionals in Chester has increased, overall employment in Chester has also increased.

Chester Vs. Virginia Nursing employment growth

108,860 113,690 117,380 119,180 122,920
20,880 20,850 23,020 23,910 25,720
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Chester

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Chester

$57,118 $54,218 $56,886 $58,634 $59,842
$39,450 $40,760 $42,550 $43,740 $44,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Chester
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Chester

In Chester, salaries for nursing professionals have increased. Chester nursing professionals made $59,842 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, nursing professionals in Chester made an average salary of $57,118 per year. The growth in the salary of nursing professionals in Chester is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Chester

10th percentile
$40,770
25th percentile
$47,708
50th percentile
$57,502
75th percentile
$69,362
90th percentile
$83,948

Chester nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $57,502. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,770 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 106% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Chester

Nursing
$59,842
BSN
$65,610
RN to BSN
$65,610
Gerontology
$76,160
Forensic Nursing
$84,685

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Chester

1

There is only one accredited nursing school in the city. Many of Chester's nursing professionals are graduates of this school.

Nursing Programs Offered In Chester

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

Chester's nursing school offers one nursing degree and certificate program.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Chester

associate
139
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total139

In 2010 approximately 139 students graduated from nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Chester, Virginia

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