Nursing Schools
In Poughkeepsie, New York

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

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Nursing Employment

Poughkeepsie 9,470
New York 343,180

Exactly 9,470 of the 343,180 nursing professionals employed in New York, work in Poughkeepsie. Between 2006 and 2010, in Poughkeepsie, there has been a 6% decline in the number of nursing professionals. As the employment for nursing professionals in Poughkeepsie has decreased, overall employment in Poughkeepsie has increased.

Poughkeepsie Vs. New York Nursing employment growth

340,400 338,510 341,930 339,300 343,180
10,110 9,370 9,440 9,450 9,470
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: New York
  • Dark Yellow: Poughkeepsie

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Poughkeepsie

$52,593 $56,223 $58,445 $59,100 $60,623
$41,180 $42,500 $44,110 $45,480 $46,270
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Poughkeepsie
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Poughkeepsie

Salaries for nursing professionals in Poughkeepsie have increased. In 2010 Poughkeepsie nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $60,623. Four years earlier in 2006, nursing professionals in Poughkeepsie made an average salary of $52,593 per year. The growth in the salary of nursing professionals in Poughkeepsie is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Poughkeepsie

10th percentile
$42,472
25th percentile
$49,442
50th percentile
$57,892
75th percentile
$67,668
90th percentile
$80,630

Poughkeepsie nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $57,892. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 90%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $42,472 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $80,630 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Poughkeepsie

Nursing
$60,623
Gerontology
$68,433
BSN
$73,380
RN to BSN
$73,380
Forensic Nursing
$96,910

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Poughkeepsie

1

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Poughkeepsie

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

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

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Poughkeepsie

associate
101
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
74
Total175

Approximately 175 students graduated from nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Poughkeepsie, New York

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