Nursing Schools
In Jackson, Mississippi

Nursing faculty can choose to work at only one nursing school in Jackson. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in nursing in the city of Jackson, which encompasses nursing training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Jackson Vs. Mississippi Nursing Employment

Jackson 14,690
Mississippi 57,410

Of the 57,410 nursing professionals employed in Mississippi, 14,690 work in Jackson. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of nursing professionals in Jackson has grown by 13%. As the number of nursing professionals in Jackson has increased, overall employment in Jackson has also increased.

Jackson Vs. Mississippi Nursing employment growth

51,700 52,330 56,150 57,350 57,410
13,010 11,920 14,380 14,890 14,690
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Mississippi
  • Dark Yellow: Jackson

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Jackson

$43,642 $44,848 $47,268 $47,588 $48,993
$33,840 $34,990 $36,240 $36,600 $36,820
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Jackson
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Jackson

Salaries for nursing professionals in Jackson have increased. In 2010 nursing professionals in Jackson reportedly earned an average salary of $48,993 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, nursing professionals in Jackson made an average salary of $43,642 per year. The growth in the salary of nursing professionals in Jackson is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Jackson

10th percentile
$31,440
25th percentile
$38,682
50th percentile
$46,995
75th percentile
$57,172
90th percentile
$69,212

Nursing professionals in Jackson make a median yearly salary of $46,995. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $31,440 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 120% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Jackson

Nursing
$48,993
Gerontology
$53,980
BSN
$60,780
RN to BSN
$60,780
Forensic Nursing
$79,320

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Jackson

1

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Jackson

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
1
Total4

Jackson's nursing schools offer 4 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Jackson

associate
0
bachelor
158
master
39
doctor
1
Certificate
3
Total201

Approximately 201 students completed nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Jackson, Mississippi

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