Nursing Schools
In Salem, Oregon

There is only one nursing school in Salem for faculty to choose from. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in nursing in the city of Salem, which encompasses nursing training at the following levels:

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Salem Vs. Oregon Nursing Employment

Salem 4,520
Oregon 51,240

Exactly 4,520 of the 51,240 nursing professionals employed in Oregon, work in Salem. Between 2006 and 2010, in Salem, there has been a 11% growth in the number of nursing professionals. As the employment for nursing professionals in Salem has increased, overall employment in Salem has also increased.

Salem Vs. Oregon Nursing employment growth

45,700 47,330 47,280 49,160 51,240
4,070 3,970 3,950 4,310 4,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Oregon
  • Dark Yellow: Salem

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Salem

$52,970 $55,113 $55,623 $58,062 $59,425
$35,520 $36,670 $37,690 $39,140 $40,560
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Salem
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Salem

Salaries for nursing professionals in Salem have increased. In 2010 nursing professionals in Salem reportedly earned an average salary of $59,425 per year. Nursing professionals in Salem made a yearly average salary of $52,970, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of nursing professionals in Salem is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Salem

10th percentile
$44,265
25th percentile
$49,868
50th percentile
$56,950
75th percentile
$66,880
90th percentile
$78,218

Nursing professionals in Salem earn a median salary of $56,950 per year. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $44,265 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 77% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Salem

Nursing
$59,425
Gerontology
$65,853
BSN
$71,690
RN to BSN
$71,690
Forensic Nursing
$94,430

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Salem

1

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Salem

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 Salem's nursing schools.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Salem

associate
40
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
69
Total109

Approximately 109 students completed nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Salem, Oregon

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