Nursing Schools
In Fairfax, Virginia

There is only one nursing school in Fairfax for faculty to choose from. The trends in Fairfax'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

Fairfax Vs. Virginia Nursing Employment

Fairfax 57,390
Virginia 122,920

Of the 122,920 nursing professionals employed in Virginia, 57,390 work in Fairfax. The number of nursing professionals in Fairfax has grown by 20% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of nursing professionals in Fairfax has increased, overall employment in Fairfax has also increased.

Fairfax Vs. Virginia Nursing employment growth

108,860 113,690 117,380 119,180 122,920
47,820 48,680 51,710 53,610 57,390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Fairfax

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Fairfax

$65,534 $68,394 $68,636 $69,716 $70,406
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Fairfax
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fairfax

Salaries for nursing professionals in Fairfax have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $70,406 per year was earned by nursing professionals in Fairfax. Four years earlier in 2006, nursing professionals in Fairfax made an average salary of $65,534 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Fairfax.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Fairfax

10th percentile
$44,994
25th percentile
$55,256
50th percentile
$69,362
75th percentile
$83,390
90th percentile
$98,718

Nursing professionals in Fairfax make a median yearly salary of $69,362. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $44,994 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 119% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Fairfax

Nursing
$70,406
BSN
$75,210
RN to BSN
$75,210
Gerontology
$82,536
Forensic Nursing
$101,845

Fairfax nursing professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Fairfax

1

There is only one accredited nursing school in the city. Many of Fairfax's nursing professionals are graduates of this school.

Nursing Programs Offered In Fairfax

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
2
Total5

Fairfax's nursing schools offer 5 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Fairfax

associate
0
bachelor
192
master
88
doctor
2
Certificate
10
Total292

In 2010 approximately 292 students completed nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Fairfax, Virginia

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