Nursing Schools
In Phoenix, Arizona

In Phoenix, there are 13 nursing schools where nursing faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in nursing in the city of Phoenix, which encompasses nursing training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Phoenix Vs. Arizona Nursing Employment

Phoenix 48,150
Arizona 74,850

Exactly 48,150 of the 74,850 nursing professionals employed in Arizona, work in Phoenix. The number of nursing professionals in Phoenix has grown by 41% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Phoenix has also increased.

Phoenix Vs. Arizona Nursing employment growth

70,260 72,680 75,110 74,110 74,850
34,140 47,310 48,710 47,420 48,150
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Phoenix

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Phoenix

$61,524 $59,976 $55,926 $52,704 $58,786
$37,130 $38,360 $40,110 $41,930 $43,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Phoenix
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Phoenix

Salaries for nursing professionals in Phoenix have decreased. In 2010 nursing professionals in Phoenix reportedly earned an average salary of $58,786 per year. Nursing professionals in Phoenix made a yearly average salary of $61,524, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of nursing professionals in Phoenix is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Phoenix

10th percentile
$33,738
25th percentile
$41,924
50th percentile
$54,964
75th percentile
$68,190
90th percentile
$85,964

Nursing professionals in Phoenix make a median yearly salary of $54,964. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,738 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $85,964 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Phoenix

Nursing
$58,786
Gerontology
$63,880
BSN
$72,130
RN to BSN
$72,130
Forensic Nursing
$72,970

On average nursing professional salaries in Phoenix are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Phoenix

11

There are 13 accredited nursing schools in the city. Many of Phoenix's nursing professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Nursing Programs Offered In Phoenix

associate
5
bachelor
3
master
11
doctor
0
Certificate
10
Total29

Phoenix's nursing schools offer 31 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Phoenix

associate
530
bachelor
873
master
957
doctor
0
Certificate
531
Total2,891

Approximately 2,891 students completed nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Phoenix, Arizona

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