Nursing Schools
In Hickory, North Carolina

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


Statistics

Professional Trends

Hickory Vs. North Carolina Nursing Employment

Hickory 5,320
North Carolina 154,310

Exactly 5,320 of the 154,310 nursing professionals employed in North Carolina, work in Hickory. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of nursing professionals in Hickory has grown by 5%. As the employment for nursing professionals in Hickory has increased, overall employment in Hickory has decreased.

Hickory Vs. North Carolina Nursing employment growth

126,730 125,960 130,740 140,270 154,310
5,090 4,940 5,270 5,150 5,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Hickory

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Hickory

$46,720 $48,285 $48,695 $49,130 $51,895
$31,780 $33,060 $34,190 $35,020 $35,070
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Hickory
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Hickory

In Hickory, salaries for nursing professionals have increased. In 2010 Hickory nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $51,895. The average salary for nursing professionals in Hickory was $46,720 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Hickory.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Hickory

10th percentile
$35,752
25th percentile
$41,775
50th percentile
$49,428
75th percentile
$58,568
90th percentile
$72,068

Nursing professionals in Hickory make a median yearly salary of $49,428. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,752 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $72,068 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Hickory

Nursing
$51,895
Gerontology
$56,960
BSN
$58,130
RN to BSN
$58,130
Forensic Nursing
$86,820

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Hickory

2

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Hickory

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total2

Hickory's nursing schools offer 2 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Hickory

associate
70
bachelor
35
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total105

Approximately 105 students graduated from nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Hickory, North Carolina

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