Nursing Schools
In Durham, North Carolina

The city of Durham has 4 schools 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 Durham, which encompasses nursing training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Durham Vs. North Carolina Nursing Employment

Durham 16,920
North Carolina 154,310

Of the 154,310 nursing professionals employed in North Carolina, 16,920 work in Durham. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of nursing professionals in Durham has grown by 29%. As the number of nursing professionals in Durham has increased, overall employment in Durham has also increased.

Durham Vs. North Carolina Nursing employment growth

126,730 125,960 130,740 140,270 154,310
13,070 14,040 15,050 16,090 16,920
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Durham

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Durham

$55,678 $58,128 $60,686 $60,234 $60,486
$45,170 $46,540 $48,830 $50,480 $53,220
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Durham
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Durham

As the number of nursing professionals in Durham has grown, salaries for nursing professionals have also increased. In 2010 nursing professionals in Durham reportedly earned an average salary of $60,486 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, nursing professionals in Durham made an average salary of $55,678 per year. The growth in the salary of nursing professionals in Durham is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Durham

10th percentile
$40,236
25th percentile
$47,306
50th percentile
$56,574
75th percentile
$69,570
90th percentile
$86,704

Durham nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $56,574. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,236 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $86,704 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Durham

Nursing
$60,486
BSN
$63,030
RN to BSN
$63,030
Gerontology
$71,892
Forensic Nursing
$84,820

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Durham

4

There are 4 accredited nursing schools in the city. Many of Durham's nursing professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Nursing Programs Offered In Durham

associate
1
bachelor
2
master
2
doctor
1
Certificate
3
Total9

Durham's nursing schools offer 9 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Durham

associate
60
bachelor
116
master
88
doctor
15
Certificate
102
Total381

Approximately 381 students graduated from nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Durham, North Carolina

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