Nursing Schools
In Merrillville, Indiana

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

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Merrillville Vs. Indiana Nursing Employment

Merrillville 12,270
Indiana 124,390

Exactly 12,270 of Indiana's 124,390 nursing professionals work in Merrillville. Between 2006 and 2010, in Merrillville, there has been a 5% growth in the number of nursing professionals. Overall employment in Merrillville has also increased.

Merrillville Vs. Indiana Nursing employment growth

108,120 110,940 115,000 119,600 124,390
11,650 11,150 11,200 11,810 12,270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Indiana
  • Dark Yellow: Merrillville

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Merrillville

$65,196 $65,494 $52,450 $52,582 $52,900
$35,520 $37,010 $38,530 $38,920 $39,680
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Merrillville
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Merrillville

In Merrillville, salaries for nursing professionals have decreased. In 2010 nursing professionals in Merrillville reportedly earned an average salary of $52,900 per year. The average salary for nursing professionals in Merrillville was $65,196 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Merrillville.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Merrillville

10th percentile
$32,930
25th percentile
$40,695
50th percentile
$48,842
75th percentile
$59,838
90th percentile
$73,300

Merrillville nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $48,842. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,930 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 123% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Merrillville

Nursing
$52,900
Gerontology
$57,053
BSN
$61,950
RN to BSN
$61,950
Forensic Nursing
$84,560

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Merrillville

1

There is only one accredited nursing school in the city. Many of Merrillville's nursing professionals are graduates of this school.

Nursing Programs Offered In Merrillville

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total1

There is one degree and certificate program in nursing offered by Merrillville's nursing school.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Merrillville

associate
0
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
71
Total71

Approximately 71 students completed nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Merrillville, Indiana

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