Nursing Schools
In Sacramento, California

Nursing faculty can choose to work at one of 5 nursing schools in Sacramento. The trends in Sacramento's nursing academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes nursing training at the following levels:

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing
  • Bachelors degree in Nursing
  • Masters degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Sacramento Vs. California Nursing Employment

Sacramento 26,590
California 438,680

Exactly 26,590 of the 438,680 nursing professionals employed in California, work in Sacramento. There has been a 10% growth in the number of nursing professionals in Sacramento between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in Sacramento has decreased.

Sacramento Vs. California Nursing employment growth

409,470 417,020 435,920 432,610 438,680
24,120 23,440 25,570 26,130 26,590
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Sacramento

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Sacramento

$63,164 $65,720 $72,640 $75,054 $74,724
$43,640 $45,010 $46,980 $48,580 $50,090
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Sacramento
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Sacramento

Salaries for nursing professionals in Sacramento have increased. In 2010 Sacramento nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $74,724. Four years earlier in 2006, nursing professionals in Sacramento made an average salary of $63,164 per year. The growth in the salary of nursing professionals in Sacramento is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Sacramento

10th percentile
$43,718
25th percentile
$57,302
50th percentile
$72,190
75th percentile
$88,866
90th percentile
$88,865

Sacramento nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $72,190. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $43,718 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 103% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Sacramento

Nursing
$74,724
Gerontology
$83,780
BSN
$93,420
RN to BSN
$93,420
Forensic Nursing
$98,800

Sacramento nursing professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Sacramento

5

There are 5 accredited nursing schools in the city. Many of Sacramento's nursing professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Nursing Programs Offered In Sacramento

associate
5
bachelor
2
master
4
doctor
0
Certificate
7
Total18

Sacramento's nursing schools offer 18 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Sacramento

associate
363
bachelor
268
master
47
doctor
0
Certificate
278
Total956

Approximately 956 students completed nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Sacramento, California

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