Nursing Schools
In Parkersburg, West Virginia

Nursing faculty can choose to work at only one nursing school in Parkersburg. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in nursing in the city of Parkersburg, which encompasses nursing training at the following levels:

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Parkersburg Vs. West Virginia Nursing Employment

Parkersburg 2,970
West Virginia 34,120

Exactly 2,970 of West Virginia's 34,120 nursing professionals work in Parkersburg. The number of nursing professionals in Parkersburg has shrunk by 16% from 2006 to 2010. As the number of nursing professionals in Parkersburg has decreased, overall employment in Parkersburg has also decreased.

Parkersburg Vs. West Virginia Nursing employment growth

34,180 33,700 33,730 34,060 34,120
3,550 3,730 3,560 3,450 2,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Parkersburg

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Parkersburg

$39,380 $40,690 $44,335 $44,750 $49,763
$31,430 $32,700 $33,860 $34,940 $35,830
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Parkersburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Parkersburg

Salaries for nursing professionals in Parkersburg have increased. Parkersburg nursing professionals made $49,763 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, nursing professionals in Parkersburg made an average salary of $39,380 per year. The growth in the salary of nursing professionals in Parkersburg is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Parkersburg

10th percentile
$31,690
25th percentile
$38,362
50th percentile
$45,820
75th percentile
$59,372
90th percentile
$72,438

Nursing professionals in Parkersburg earn a median salary of $45,820 per year. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 129%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $31,690 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $72,438 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Parkersburg

Nursing
$49,763
BSN
$52,670
RN to BSN
$52,670
Gerontology
$57,120
Forensic Nursing
$94,290

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Parkersburg

1

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Parkersburg

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

Parkersburg's nursing schools offer 2 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Parkersburg

associate
59
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
24
Total83

In 2010 approximately 83 students graduated from nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Parkersburg, West Virginia

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