Nursing Schools
In Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

The city of Harrisburg has only one school 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 Harrisburg, which encompasses nursing training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Harrisburg Vs. Pennsylvania Nursing Employment

Harrisburg 12,580
Pennsylvania 255,900

Exactly 12,580 of Pennsylvania's 255,900 nursing professionals work in Harrisburg. Between 2006 and 2010, in Harrisburg, there has been a 4% growth in the number of nursing professionals. Overall employment in Harrisburg has also increased.

Harrisburg Vs. Pennsylvania Nursing employment growth

250,420 250,440 255,050 257,230 255,900
12,150 5,240 11,280 11,430 12,580
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Harrisburg

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Harrisburg

$48,598 $48,887 $52,283 $54,088 $54,958
$37,850 $39,190 $40,700 $42,140 $43,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Harrisburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Harrisburg

Salaries for nursing professionals in Harrisburg have increased. Harrisburg nursing professionals made $54,958 per year, on average, in 2010. Nursing professionals in Harrisburg made a yearly average salary of $48,598, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of nursing professionals in Harrisburg is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Harrisburg

10th percentile
$37,608
25th percentile
$43,622
50th percentile
$51,978
75th percentile
$61,718
90th percentile
$75,668

Nursing professionals in Harrisburg earn a median salary of $51,978 per year. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 101%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $37,608 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $75,668 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Harrisburg

Nursing
$54,958
Gerontology
$59,187
BSN
$64,490
RN to BSN
$64,490
Forensic Nursing
$84,290

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Harrisburg

1

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Harrisburg

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in nursing offered by Harrisburg's nursing schools.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Harrisburg

associate
258
bachelor
0
master
6
doctor
0
Certificate
87
Total351

Approximately 351 students graduated from nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

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