Nursing Schools
In Pocahontas, Arkansas

In Pocahontas, there is only one nursing school 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 Pocahontas, which encompasses nursing training at the following levels:

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Pocahontas Vs. Arkansas Nursing Employment

Pocahontas 5,500
Arkansas 56,570

Of the 56,570 nursing professionals employed in Arkansas, 5,500 work in Pocahontas. Between 2006 and 2010, in Pocahontas, there has been a 10% growth in the number of nursing professionals. As the employment for nursing professionals in Pocahontas has increased, overall employment in Pocahontas has also increased.

Pocahontas Vs. Arkansas Nursing employment growth

52,270 52,300 54,340 54,370 56,570
5,000 5,120 5,330 No data 5,500
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arkansas
  • Dark Yellow: Pocahontas

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Pocahontas

$35,798 $37,748 $40,665 No data $43,698
$26,460 $28,360 $29,750 No data $31,030
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Pocahontas
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Pocahontas

Salaries for nursing professionals in Pocahontas have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $43,698 per year was earned by nursing professionals in Pocahontas. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for nursing professionals in Pocahontas was $35,798 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Pocahontas.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Pocahontas

10th percentile
$28,952
25th percentile
$34,200
50th percentile
$41,415
75th percentile
$49,738
90th percentile
$63,470

Pocahontas nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $41,415. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,952 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 119% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Pocahontas

Nursing
$43,698
Gerontology
$49,120
BSN
$51,160
RN to BSN
$51,160
Forensic Nursing
$73,790

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Pocahontas

1

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Pocahontas

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in nursing offered by Pocahontas' nursing schools.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Pocahontas

associate
20
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
90
Total110

In 2010 approximately 110 students completed nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Pocahontas, Arkansas

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