Nursing Schools
In Lincoln, Nebraska

In Lincoln, there are 3 nursing schools where nursing faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the nursing academic community in Lincoln, and the future trends. Academia in nursing includes nursing training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Lincoln Vs. Nebraska Nursing Employment

Lincoln 6,570
Nebraska 40,890

Exactly 6,570 of Nebraska's 40,890 nursing professionals work in Lincoln. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of nursing professionals in Lincoln has grown by 8%. Overall employment in Lincoln has decreased.

Lincoln Vs. Nebraska Nursing employment growth

37,150 39,260 40,150 40,310 40,890
6,060 6,250 6,340 6,300 6,570
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Nebraska
  • Dark Yellow: Lincoln

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Lincoln

$45,418 $47,650 $47,243 $48,620 $51,070
$35,110 $35,970 $37,060 $37,730 $39,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Lincoln
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Lincoln

As the number of nursing professionals in Lincoln has grown, salaries for nursing professionals have also increased. In 2010 nursing professionals in Lincoln reportedly earned an average salary of $51,070 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for nursing professionals in Lincoln was $45,418 per year. The growth in the salary of nursing professionals in Lincoln is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Lincoln

10th percentile
$34,148
25th percentile
$40,130
50th percentile
$46,752
75th percentile
$58,055
90th percentile
$72,892

Nursing professionals in Lincoln make a median yearly salary of $46,752. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $34,148 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 113% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Lincoln

Nursing
$51,070
BSN
$56,070
RN to BSN
$56,070
Gerontology
$56,263
Forensic Nursing
$87,390

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Lincoln

3

There are 3 accredited nursing schools in the city. Many of Lincoln's nursing professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Nursing Programs Offered In Lincoln

associate
1
bachelor
3
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total8

Lincoln's nursing schools offer 8 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Lincoln

associate
48
bachelor
138
master
33
doctor
0
Certificate
101
Total320

Approximately 320 students completed nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Lincoln, Nebraska

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