Nursing Schools
In Fairfield, Connecticut

The city of Fairfield has 2 schools where nursing faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the nursing academic community in Fairfield, and the future trends. Academia in nursing includes nursing training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Fairfield Vs. Connecticut Nursing Employment

Fairfield 15,570
Connecticut 72,540

Of the 72,540 nursing professionals employed in Connecticut, 15,570 work in Fairfield. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of nursing professionals in Fairfield has shrunk by 7%. As the number of nursing professionals in Fairfield has decreased, overall employment in Fairfield has also decreased.

Fairfield Vs. Connecticut Nursing employment growth

70,820 71,240 72,700 73,980 72,540
16,830 16,290 15,730 15,820 15,570
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Connecticut
  • Dark Yellow: Fairfield

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Fairfield

$65,558 $66,658 $67,736 $68,086 $62,623
$50,920 $53,050 $55,160 $57,340 $58,310
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Fairfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Fairfield

In Fairfield, salaries for nursing professionals have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $62,623 per year was earned by nursing professionals in Fairfield. Nursing professionals in Fairfield made a yearly average salary of $65,558, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of nursing professionals in Fairfield is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Fairfield

10th percentile
$44,582
25th percentile
$51,962
50th percentile
$60,878
75th percentile
$70,532
90th percentile
$79,895

Nursing professionals in Fairfield earn a median salary of $60,878 per year. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $44,582 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 79% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Fairfield

Nursing
$62,623
Gerontology
$68,587
BSN
$73,210
RN to BSN
$73,210
Forensic Nursing
$91,130

Nursing professional salaries in Fairfield are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Fairfield

2

There are 2 accredited nursing schools in the city. Many of Fairfield's nursing professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Nursing Programs Offered In Fairfield

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
4
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total7

There are a total of 7 degree and certificate programs in nursing offered by Fairfield's nursing schools.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Fairfield

associate
0
bachelor
170
master
56
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total227

Approximately 227 students completed nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Fairfield, Connecticut

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