Nursing Schools
In Detroit, Michigan

In Detroit, there are 3 nursing schools where nursing faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of nursing and nursing education in Detroit, which includes nursing training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Detroit Vs. Michigan Nursing Employment

Detroit 32,520
Michigan 165,670

Exactly 32,520 of Michigan's 165,670 nursing professionals work in Detroit. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of nursing professionals in Detroit has grown by 6%. Overall employment in Detroit has also increased.

Detroit Vs. Michigan Nursing employment growth

158,720 161,390 166,160 164,460 165,670
30,570 30,840 31,190 31,530 32,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Detroit

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Detroit

$64,676 $59,014 $60,604 $58,582 $61,672
$46,670 $47,590 $46,920 $46,900 $47,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Detroit
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Detroit

Salaries for nursing professionals in Detroit have decreased. In 2010 nursing professionals in Detroit reportedly earned an average salary of $61,672 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for nursing professionals in Detroit was $64,676 per year. The decline in the salary of nursing professionals in Detroit is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Detroit

10th percentile
$40,308
25th percentile
$48,680
50th percentile
$58,950
75th percentile
$72,802
90th percentile
$85,496

Nursing professionals in Detroit make a median yearly salary of $58,950. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 112%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $40,308 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $85,496 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Detroit

Nursing
$61,672
Gerontology
$65,745
BSN
$68,230
RN to BSN
$68,230
Forensic Nursing
$83,245

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Detroit

3

There are 3 accredited nursing schools in the city. Many of Detroit's nursing professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Nursing Programs Offered In Detroit

associate
2
bachelor
2
master
9
doctor
1
Certificate
6
Total20

Detroit's nursing schools offer 20 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Detroit

associate
165
bachelor
409
master
183
doctor
6
Certificate
19
Total782

In 2010 approximately 782 students graduated from nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Detroit, Michigan

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