Nursing Schools
In Dover, Delaware

In Dover, 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 Dover, which includes nursing training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Dover Vs. Delaware Nursing Employment

Dover 2,200
Delaware 18,020

Exactly 2,200 of the 18,020 nursing professionals employed in Delaware, work in Dover. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of nursing professionals in Dover has grown by 42%. Overall employment in Dover has decreased.

Dover Vs. Delaware Nursing employment growth

15,420 17,190 17,420 18,970 18,020
1,550 1,570 1,210 2,420 2,200
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Delaware
  • Dark Yellow: Dover

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Dover

$49,440 $50,068 $51,247 $52,490 $56,673
$35,670 $36,790 $38,210 $39,120 $39,130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Dover
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Dover

As the number of nursing professionals in Dover has grown, salaries for nursing professionals have also increased. In 2010 Dover nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $56,673. Four years earlier in 2006, nursing professionals in Dover made an average salary of $49,440 per year. The growth in the salary of nursing professionals in Dover is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Dover

10th percentile
$41,572
25th percentile
$47,082
50th percentile
$55,115
75th percentile
$65,060
90th percentile
$76,885

Nursing professionals in Dover earn a median salary of $55,115 per year. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 85%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $41,572 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $76,885 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Dover

Nursing
$56,673
Gerontology
$61,347
BSN
$66,990
RN to BSN
$66,990
Forensic Nursing
$88,050

On average nursing professionals in Dover earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Dover.

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Dover

3

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Dover

associate
1
bachelor
2
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total7

Dover's nursing schools offer 7 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Dover

associate
61
bachelor
65
master
30
doctor
0
Certificate
72
Total228

In 2010 approximately 228 students completed nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Dover, Delaware

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