Nursing Schools
In Omaha, Nebraska

There are 8 nursing schools in Omaha for faculty to choose from. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of nursing and nursing education in Omaha, 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

Omaha Vs. Nebraska Nursing Employment

Omaha 18,340
Nebraska 40,890

Of the 40,890 nursing professionals employed in Nebraska, 18,340 work in Omaha. There has been a 6% growth in the number of nursing professionals in Omaha between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Omaha has also increased.

Omaha Vs. Nebraska Nursing employment growth

37,150 39,260 40,150 40,310 40,890
17,230 18,070 18,130 17,890 18,340
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Nebraska
  • Dark Yellow: Omaha

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Omaha

$48,170 $49,055 $50,075 $51,685 $71,590
$37,010 $37,750 $38,640 $40,000 $41,110
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Omaha
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Omaha

Salaries for nursing professionals in Omaha have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $71,590 per year was earned by nursing professionals in Omaha. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for nursing professionals in Omaha was $48,170 per year. The growth in the salary of nursing professionals in Omaha is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Omaha

10th percentile
$38,914
25th percentile
$44,234
50th percentile
$54,398
75th percentile
$58,985
90th percentile
$70,138

Nursing professionals in Omaha earn a median salary of $54,398 per year. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,914 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 80% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Omaha

BSN
$58,460
RN to BSN
$58,460
Nursing
$71,590
Gerontology
$80,805
Forensic Nursing
$117,560

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Omaha

8

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Omaha

associate
2
bachelor
6
master
7
doctor
2
Certificate
5
Total22

There are a total of 22 degree and certificate programs in nursing offered by Omaha's nursing schools.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Omaha

associate
170
bachelor
752
master
186
doctor
5
Certificate
107
Total1,220

Approximately 1,220 students graduated from nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Omaha, Nebraska

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