Nursing Schools
In Owensboro, Kentucky

There is only one nursing school in Owensboro for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in nursing in the city of Owensboro, which encompasses nursing training at the following levels:

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Owensboro Vs. Kentucky Nursing Employment

Owensboro 3,100
Kentucky 83,000

Of the 83,000 nursing professionals employed in Kentucky, 3,100 work in Owensboro. The number of nursing professionals in Owensboro has grown by 114% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Owensboro has also increased.

Owensboro Vs. Kentucky Nursing employment growth

78,380 78,110 79,840 81,520 83,000
1,450 2,760 2,810 2,890 3,100
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kentucky
  • Dark Yellow: Owensboro

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Owensboro

$38,853 $43,530 $42,530 $42,320 $45,053
$31,630 $32,920 $33,870 $34,890 $35,160
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Owensboro
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Owensboro

As the number of nursing professionals in Owensboro has grown, salaries for nursing professionals have also increased. In 2010 Owensboro nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $45,053. Nursing professionals in Owensboro made a yearly average salary of $38,853, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of nursing professionals in Owensboro is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Owensboro

10th percentile
$32,138
25th percentile
$37,620
50th percentile
$43,892
75th percentile
$49,985
90th percentile
$55,518

Owensboro nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $43,892. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $32,138 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $55,518 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Owensboro

Nursing
$45,053
Gerontology
$49,247
BSN
$55,940
RN to BSN
$55,940
Forensic Nursing
$66,120

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Owensboro

1

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Owensboro

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total3

Owensboro's nursing schools offer 3 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Owensboro

associate
81
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
310
Total391

Approximately 391 students graduated from nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Owensboro, Kentucky

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