Nursing Schools
In Cocoa, Florida

There is only one nursing school in Cocoa for faculty to choose from. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the nursing academic community in Cocoa, and the future trends. Academia in nursing includes nursing training at the following levels:

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Cocoa Vs. Florida Nursing Employment

Cocoa 8,500
Florida 302,330

Exactly 8,500 of the 302,330 nursing professionals employed in Florida, work in Cocoa. There has been a 21% growth in the number of nursing professionals in Cocoa between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of nursing professionals in Cocoa has increased, overall employment in Cocoa has also increased.

Cocoa Vs. Florida Nursing employment growth

296,070 298,800 294,460 293,310 302,330
7,050 7,410 8,160 8,300 8,500
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: Cocoa

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Cocoa

$55,912 $58,288 $55,560 $57,740 $58,464
$37,370 $39,230 $41,050 $42,530 $42,990
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Cocoa
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Cocoa

Salaries for nursing professionals in Cocoa have increased. Cocoa nursing professionals made $58,464 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for nursing professionals in Cocoa was $55,912 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Cocoa.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Cocoa

10th percentile
$37,834
25th percentile
$45,874
50th percentile
$54,760
75th percentile
$65,378
90th percentile
$82,970

Nursing professionals in Cocoa earn a median salary of $54,760 per year. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 119%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $37,834 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $82,970 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Cocoa

Nursing
$58,464
BSN
$59,320
RN to BSN
$59,320
Gerontology
$64,445
Forensic Nursing
$84,040

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Cocoa

1

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Cocoa

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in nursing offered by Cocoa's nursing schools.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Cocoa

associate
105
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
244
Total349

In 2010 approximately 349 students completed nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Cocoa, Florida

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