Nursing Schools
In Costa Mesa, California

In Costa Mesa, there are 2 nursing schools where nursing faculty can find employment. The trends in Costa Mesa's nursing academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes nursing training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Costa Mesa Vs. California Nursing Employment

Costa Mesa 39,200
California 438,680

Exactly 39,200 of California's 438,680 nursing professionals work in Costa Mesa. Between 2006 and 2010, in Costa Mesa, there has been a 17% growth in the number of nursing professionals. As the employment for nursing professionals in Costa Mesa has increased, overall employment in Costa Mesa has decreased.

Costa Mesa Vs. California Nursing employment growth

409,470 417,020 435,920 432,610 438,680
33,570 31,510 37,150 35,930 39,200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Costa Mesa

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Costa Mesa

$61,384 $60,546 $62,216 $63,070 $63,896
$44,220 $45,820 $47,730 $48,940 $49,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Costa Mesa
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Costa Mesa

Salaries for nursing professionals in Costa Mesa have increased. In 2010 Costa Mesa nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $63,896. Nursing professionals in Costa Mesa made a yearly average salary of $61,384, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of nursing professionals in Costa Mesa is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Costa Mesa

10th percentile
$41,032
25th percentile
$48,130
50th percentile
$58,930
75th percentile
$72,050
90th percentile
$93,804

Nursing professionals in Costa Mesa earn a median salary of $58,930 per year. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $41,032 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 129% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Costa Mesa

Nursing
$63,896
Gerontology
$71,036
BSN
$77,450
RN to BSN
$77,450
Forensic Nursing
$81,440

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Costa Mesa

2

There are 2 accredited nursing schools in the city. Many of Costa Mesa's nursing professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Nursing Programs Offered In Costa Mesa

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
3
doctor
0
Certificate
3
Total8

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

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Costa Mesa

associate
0
bachelor
372
master
98
doctor
0
Certificate
135
Total605

In 2010 approximately 605 students completed nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Costa Mesa, California

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