Nursing Schools
In La Junta, Colorado

Nursing faculty can choose to work at only one nursing school in La Junta. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the nursing academic community in La Junta, and the future trends. Academia in nursing includes nursing training at the following levels:

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

La Junta Vs. Colorado Nursing Employment

La Junta 3,000
Colorado 70,230

Exactly 3,000 of the 70,230 nursing professionals employed in Colorado, work in La Junta. There has been a 2% growth in the number of nursing professionals in La Junta between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of nursing professionals in La Junta has increased, overall employment in La Junta has also increased.

La Junta Vs. Colorado Nursing employment growth

60,650 64,130 68,370 71,080 70,230
2,940 3,030 3,130 No data 3,000
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Colorado
  • Dark Yellow: La Junta

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in La Junta

$41,095 $45,826 $44,278 No data $47,005
$29,710 $31,070 $32,410 No data $33,960
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in La Junta
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in La Junta

As the number of nursing professionals in La Junta has grown, salaries for nursing professionals have also increased. La Junta nursing professionals made $47,005 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, nursing professionals in La Junta made an average salary of $41,095 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in La Junta.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in La Junta

10th percentile
$32,762
25th percentile
$40,260
50th percentile
$46,332
75th percentile
$54,040
90th percentile
$61,648

Nursing professionals in La Junta make a median yearly salary of $46,332. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,762 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $61,648 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in La Junta

Nursing
$47,005
Gerontology
$51,533
BSN
$56,800
RN to BSN
$56,800
Forensic Nursing
$72,060

La Junta nursing professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in La Junta

1

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

Nursing Programs Offered In La Junta

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
3
Total4

There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in nursing offered by La Junta's nursing schools.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In La Junta

associate
33
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
94
Total127

Approximately 127 students graduated from nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in La Junta, Colorado

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