Nursing Schools
In Grand Junction, Colorado

In Grand Junction, there is only one nursing school where nursing faculty can find employment. The trends in Grand Junction'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

Grand Junction Vs. Colorado Nursing Employment

Grand Junction 2,270
Colorado 70,230

Exactly 2,270 of Colorado's 70,230 nursing professionals work in Grand Junction. The number of nursing professionals in Grand Junction has grown by 155% from 2006 to 2010. As the employment for nursing professionals in Grand Junction has increased, overall employment in Grand Junction has also increased.

Grand Junction Vs. Colorado Nursing employment growth

60,650 64,130 68,370 71,080 70,230
890 2,160 1,670 2,410 2,270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: Grand Junction

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Grand Junction

$51,200 $54,475 $58,872 $56,878 $58,345
$34,550 $36,550 $38,020 $39,630 $39,550
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Grand Junction
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Grand Junction

As the number of nursing professionals in Grand Junction has grown, salaries for nursing professionals have also increased. In 2010 Grand Junction nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $58,345. Nursing professionals in Grand Junction made a yearly average salary of $51,200, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Grand Junction.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Grand Junction

10th percentile
$40,425
25th percentile
$48,115
50th percentile
$56,722
75th percentile
$66,758
90th percentile
$81,452

Grand Junction nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $56,722. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,425 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $81,452 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Grand Junction

Nursing
$58,345
BSN
$65,350
RN to BSN
$65,350
Gerontology
$65,640
Forensic Nursing
$101,090

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Grand Junction

1

Many of Grand Junction's nursing professionals are graduates of the only accredited nursing school in the city.

Nursing Programs Offered In Grand Junction

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

Grand Junction's nursing schools offer 2 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Grand Junction

associate
33
bachelor
63
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total96

Approximately 96 students graduated from nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Grand Junction, Colorado

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