Nursing Schools
In Colby, Kansas

In Colby, there is only one nursing school 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 Colby, which encompasses nursing training at the following levels:

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Colby Vs. Kansas Nursing Employment

Colby 19,890
Kansas 58,290

Exactly 19,890 of Kansas' 58,290 nursing professionals work in Colby. There has been a 68% growth in the number of nursing professionals in Colby between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for nursing professionals in Colby has increased, overall employment in Colby has also increased.

Colby Vs. Kansas Nursing employment growth

54,080 53,400 54,880 55,550 58,290
11,830 21,330 21,640 No data 19,890
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kansas
  • Dark Yellow: Colby

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Colby

$39,942 $42,886 $41,963 No data $43,838
$29,550 $30,770 $31,550 No data $33,130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Colby
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Colby

In Colby, salaries for nursing professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $43,838 per year was earned by nursing professionals in Colby. Nursing professionals in Colby made a yearly average salary of $39,942, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Colby.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Colby

10th percentile
$32,020
25th percentile
$36,050
50th percentile
$41,638
75th percentile
$48,962
90th percentile
$57,230

Nursing professionals make a median salary of $41,638 per year in Colby. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,020 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $57,230 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Colby

Nursing
$43,838
Gerontology
$48,330
BSN
$53,120
RN to BSN
$53,120
Forensic Nursing
$67,360

On average nursing professional salaries in Colby are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Colby

1

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Colby

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total3

Colby's nursing schools offer 3 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Colby

associate
26
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
140
Total166

In 2010 approximately 166 students graduated from nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Colby, Kansas

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