Nursing Schools
In Decorah, Iowa

The city of Decorah has only one school where nursing faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the nursing academic community in Decorah, and the future trends. Academia in nursing includes nursing training at the nursing bachelors degree level.


Statistics

Professional Trends

Decorah Vs. Iowa Nursing Employment

Decorah 5,620
Iowa 65,020

Of the 65,020 nursing professionals employed in Iowa, 5,620 work in Decorah. Between 2006 and 2010, in Decorah, there has been a 6% growth in the number of nursing professionals. As the number of nursing professionals in Decorah has increased, overall employment in Decorah has decreased.

Decorah Vs. Iowa Nursing employment growth

63,540 62,030 62,870 63,530 65,020
5,320 5,200 5,400 No data 5,620
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Iowa
  • Dark Yellow: Decorah

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Decorah

$61,884 $42,230 $43,515 No data $45,190
$29,370 $30,580 $32,250 No data $33,750
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Decorah
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Decorah

As the number of nursing professionals in Decorah has grown, salaries for nursing professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $45,190 per year was earned by nursing professionals in Decorah. Four years earlier in 2006, nursing professionals in Decorah made an average salary of $61,884 per year. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Decorah.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Decorah

10th percentile
$33,090
25th percentile
$38,258
50th percentile
$43,598
75th percentile
$49,972
90th percentile
$59,820

Nursing professionals make a median salary of $43,598 per year in Decorah. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 81%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $33,090 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $59,820 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Decorah

Nursing
$45,190
Gerontology
$50,823
BSN
$51,390
RN to BSN
$51,390
Forensic Nursing
$70,970

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Decorah

1

Many of Decorah's nursing professionals are graduates of the only accredited nursing school in the city.

Nursing Programs Offered In Decorah

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in nursing offered by Decorah's nursing school.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Decorah

associate
0
bachelor
27
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total27

In 2010 approximately 27 students graduated from nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Decorah, Iowa

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