Nursing Schools
In San Jose, California

In San Jose, there are 4 nursing schools where nursing faculty can find employment. The trends in San Jose'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

San Jose Vs. California Nursing Employment

San Jose 19,560
California 438,680

Exactly 19,560 of California's 438,680 nursing professionals work in San Jose. The number of nursing professionals in San Jose has shrunk by 17% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in San Jose has also decreased.

San Jose Vs. California Nursing employment growth

409,470 417,020 435,920 432,610 438,680
23,550 23,730 24,410 21,420 19,560
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: San Jose

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in San Jose

$71,830 $73,800 $75,788 $80,504 $84,310
$59,990 $61,720 $64,310 $66,780 $67,850
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in San Jose
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in San Jose

In San Jose, salaries for nursing professionals have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $84,310 per year was earned by nursing professionals in San Jose. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for nursing professionals in San Jose was $71,830 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in San Jose.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in San Jose

10th percentile
$46,620
25th percentile
$63,578
50th percentile
$80,480
75th percentile
$98,644
90th percentile
$90,590

Nursing professionals make a median salary of $80,480 per year in San Jose. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 94%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $46,620 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $90,590 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in San Jose

Nursing
$84,310
Gerontology
$96,722
Forensic Nursing
$106,595
RN to BSN
$116,150
BSN
$116,150

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in San Jose

4

There are 4 accredited nursing schools in the city. Many of San Jose's nursing professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Nursing Programs Offered In San Jose

associate
1
bachelor
2
master
2
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total7

San Jose's nursing schools offer 8 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In San Jose

associate
72
bachelor
197
master
32
doctor
0
Certificate
297
Total598

In 2010 approximately 598 students graduated from nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in San Jose, California

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