Nursing Schools
In Olympia, Washington

In Olympia, there is only one nursing school where nursing faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of nursing and nursing education in Olympia, which includes nursing training at the following levels:

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Olympia Vs. Washington Nursing Employment

Olympia 2,720
Washington 90,850

Exactly 2,720 of the 90,850 nursing professionals employed in Washington State, work in Olympia. Between 2006 and 2010, in Olympia, there has been a 8% growth in the number of nursing professionals. Overall employment in Olympia has also increased.

Olympia Vs. Washington Nursing employment growth

83,600 85,640 87,920 90,050 90,850
2,510 2,570 2,460 2,370 2,720
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Olympia

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Olympia

$58,700 $60,400 $61,365 $61,342 $61,895
$40,840 $42,390 $44,440 $45,570 $46,150
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Olympia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Olympia

In Olympia, salaries for nursing professionals have increased. Olympia nursing professionals made $61,895 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for nursing professionals in Olympia was $58,700 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Olympia.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Olympia

10th percentile
$42,408
25th percentile
$48,828
50th percentile
$60,112
75th percentile
$73,335
90th percentile
$85,925

Nursing professionals make a median salary of $60,112 per year in Olympia. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $42,408 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $85,925 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Olympia

Nursing
$61,895
Gerontology
$68,630
BSN
$73,150
RN to BSN
$73,150
Forensic Nursing
$105,860

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Olympia

1

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Olympia

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in nursing offered by Olympia's nursing schools.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Olympia

associate
67
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
152
Total219

In 2010 approximately 219 students graduated from nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Olympia, Washington

Share & Compare

Enter your salary to gain access to our continually growing higher education faculty salary database. Don't worry! This is 100% secure and anonymous.

We are in the process of collecting data for the number of nursing faculty, growth in the field of nursing academia and nursing faculty salaries in Olympia. Your anonymous submission of information regarding your career and salary will help us create a valuable career planning database for the benefit of nursing faculty at the certificate in nursing, and associates degree in nursing levels in Olympia. The data we have gathered thus far will be available for you to view once you have submitted your information.

Schools

Career Index

Your free online education database