Nursing Schools
In Louisville, Kentucky

There are 8 nursing schools in Louisville for faculty to choose from. The trends in Louisville's nursing academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes nursing training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Louisville Vs. Kentucky Nursing Employment

Louisville 28,290
Kentucky 83,000

Exactly 28,290 of Kentucky's 83,000 nursing professionals work in Louisville. Between 2006 and 2010, in Louisville, there has been a 6% growth in the number of nursing professionals. As the employment for nursing professionals in Louisville has increased, overall employment in Louisville has also increased.

Louisville Vs. Kentucky Nursing employment growth

78,380 78,110 79,840 81,520 83,000
26,660 26,880 27,360 27,780 28,290
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Louisville

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Louisville

$52,308 $50,188 $50,095 $51,220 $51,218
$35,730 $37,410 $38,920 $39,970 $40,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Louisville
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Louisville

In Louisville, salaries for nursing professionals have decreased. Louisville nursing professionals made $51,218 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for nursing professionals in Louisville was $52,308 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of nursing professionals in Louisville is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Louisville

10th percentile
$35,250
25th percentile
$40,592
50th percentile
$48,128
75th percentile
$57,882
90th percentile
$68,735

Nursing professionals make a median salary of $48,128 per year in Louisville. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,250 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $68,735 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Louisville

Nursing
$51,218
Gerontology
$55,877
BSN
$58,460
RN to BSN
$58,460
Forensic Nursing
$83,820

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Louisville

8

Many of Louisville's nursing professionals are graduates of one of the 8 accredited nursing schools in the city.

Nursing Programs Offered In Louisville

associate
3
bachelor
3
master
3
doctor
1
Certificate
6
Total16

Louisville's nursing schools offer 16 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Louisville

associate
400
bachelor
280
master
100
doctor
3
Certificate
1,000
Total1,783

Approximately 1,783 students graduated from nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Louisville, Kentucky

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