Nursing Schools
In Little Rock, Arkansas

There are 3 nursing schools in Little Rock for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of nursing and nursing education in Little Rock, which includes nursing training at the following levels:

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing
  • Bachelors degree in Nursing
  • Masters degree in Nursing
  • PhD degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Little Rock Vs. Arkansas Nursing Employment

Little Rock 18,740
Arkansas 56,570

Exactly 18,740 of the 56,570 nursing professionals employed in Arkansas, work in Little Rock.

Little Rock Vs. Arkansas Nursing employment growth

52,270 52,300 54,340 54,370 56,570
No data No data No data 18,070 18,740
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arkansas
  • Dark Yellow: Little Rock

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Little Rock

No data No data No data $52,966 $50,598
No data No data No data $38,470 $39,000
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Little Rock
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Little Rock

In 2010 Little Rock nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $50,598. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Little Rock.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Little Rock

10th percentile
$35,208
25th percentile
$41,590
50th percentile
$49,208
75th percentile
$57,232
90th percentile
$66,878

Nursing professionals in Little Rock make a median yearly salary of $49,208. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 90%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $35,208 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $66,878 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Little Rock

Nursing
$50,598
Gerontology
$56,030
BSN
$60,550
RN to BSN
$60,550
Forensic Nursing
$81,240

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Little Rock

3

Many of Little Rock's nursing professionals are graduates of one of the 3 accredited nursing schools in the city.

Nursing Programs Offered In Little Rock

associate
1
bachelor
2
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
2
Total7

Little Rock's nursing schools offer 7 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Little Rock

associate
85
bachelor
216
master
58
doctor
5
Certificate
386
Total750

Approximately 750 students graduated from nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Little Rock, Arkansas

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