Nursing Schools
In Rapid City, South Dakota

In Rapid City, there is only one nursing school where nursing faculty can find employment. The trends in Rapid City's nursing academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes nursing training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Rapid City Vs. South Dakota Nursing Employment

Rapid City 2,830
South Dakota 19,320

Exactly 2,830 of South Dakota's 19,320 nursing professionals work in Rapid City. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of nursing professionals in Rapid City has grown by 142%. Overall employment in Rapid City has also increased.

Rapid City Vs. South Dakota Nursing employment growth

18,170 18,010 18,510 19,040 19,320
1,170 2,690 2,660 2,760 2,830
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: South Dakota
  • Dark Yellow: Rapid City

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Rapid City

$41,057 $47,993 $49,885 $50,538 $50,520
$30,510 $31,700 $33,000 $33,650 $34,600
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Rapid City
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Rapid City

Salaries for nursing professionals in Rapid City have increased. Rapid City nursing professionals made $50,520 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, nursing professionals in Rapid City made an average salary of $41,057 per year. The growth in the salary of nursing professionals in Rapid City is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Rapid City

10th percentile
$35,428
25th percentile
$39,915
50th percentile
$48,945
75th percentile
$59,130
90th percentile
$67,120

Rapid City nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $48,945. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $35,428 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 89% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Rapid City

Nursing
$50,520
Gerontology
$55,217
BSN
$58,130
RN to BSN
$58,130
Forensic Nursing
$84,960

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Rapid City

1

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Rapid City

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

Rapid City's nursing schools offer 2 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Rapid City

associate
0
bachelor
8
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
40
Total48

In 2010 approximately 48 students graduated from nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Rapid City, South Dakota

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