Nursing Schools
In Petersburg, Virginia

In Petersburg, there are 2 nursing schools where nursing faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of nursing and nursing education in Petersburg, which includes nursing training at the following levels:

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Petersburg Vs. Virginia Nursing Employment

Petersburg 25,720
Virginia 122,920

Exactly 25,720 of Virginia's 122,920 nursing professionals work in Petersburg. There has been a 23% growth in the number of nursing professionals in Petersburg between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of nursing professionals in Petersburg has increased, overall employment in Petersburg has also increased.

Petersburg Vs. Virginia Nursing employment growth

108,860 113,690 117,380 119,180 122,920
20,880 20,850 23,020 23,910 25,720
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Petersburg

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Petersburg

$57,118 $54,218 $56,886 $58,634 $59,842
$39,450 $40,760 $42,550 $43,740 $44,540
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Petersburg
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Petersburg

As the number of nursing professionals in Petersburg has grown, salaries for nursing professionals have also increased. In 2010 Petersburg nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $59,842. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for nursing professionals in Petersburg was $57,118 per year. The growth in the salary of nursing professionals in Petersburg is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Petersburg

10th percentile
$40,770
25th percentile
$47,708
50th percentile
$57,502
75th percentile
$69,362
90th percentile
$83,948

Nursing professionals in Petersburg make a median yearly salary of $57,502. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $40,770 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $83,948 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Petersburg

Nursing
$59,842
BSN
$65,610
RN to BSN
$65,610
Gerontology
$76,160
Forensic Nursing
$84,685

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Petersburg

2

There are 2 accredited nursing schools in the city. Many of Petersburg's nursing professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Nursing Programs Offered In Petersburg

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in nursing offered by Petersburg's nursing schools.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Petersburg

associate
9
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
144
Total153

In 2010 approximately 153 students completed nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Petersburg, Virginia

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 Petersburg. If you are involved in teaching nursing courses to students at the certificate in nursing, and associates degree in nursing levels, please take a moment to anonymously submit your information to help us build a valuable database resource for the benefit of current and future faculty in the field of nursing in Petersburg. A summary of the data collected thus far will be available to you once you have submitted your information.

Schools

Career Index

Your free online education database