Nursing Schools
In Roanoke, Virginia

Nursing faculty can choose to work at one of 2 nursing schools in Roanoke. The trends in Roanoke'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

Roanoke Vs. Virginia Nursing Employment

Roanoke 7,850
Virginia 122,920

Exactly 7,850 of Virginia's 122,920 nursing professionals work in Roanoke. There has been a 11% growth in the number of nursing professionals in Roanoke between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of nursing professionals in Roanoke has increased, overall employment in Roanoke has also increased.

Roanoke Vs. Virginia Nursing employment growth

108,860 113,690 117,380 119,180 122,920
7,050 7,330 7,380 7,800 7,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Roanoke

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Roanoke

$47,774 $50,382 $52,546 $52,328 $55,453
$34,070 $34,760 $35,520 $36,840 $37,980
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Roanoke
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Roanoke

In Roanoke, salaries for nursing professionals have increased. Roanoke nursing professionals made $55,453 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for nursing professionals in Roanoke was $47,774 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Roanoke.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Roanoke

10th percentile
$37,125
25th percentile
$43,392
50th percentile
$51,920
75th percentile
$62,530
90th percentile
$78,942

Nursing professionals in Roanoke make a median yearly salary of $51,920. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $37,125 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 113% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Roanoke

Nursing
$55,453
BSN
$57,730
RN to BSN
$57,730
Gerontology
$61,967
Forensic Nursing
$102,320

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Roanoke

2

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Roanoke

associate
2
bachelor
2
master
3
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total8

Roanoke's nursing schools offer 8 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Roanoke

associate
108
bachelor
74
master
20
doctor
0
Certificate
11
Total213

Approximately 213 students graduated from nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Roanoke, Virginia

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