Nursing Schools
In Santa Clara, California

In Santa Clara, there is only one nursing school where nursing faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of nursing and nursing education in Santa Clara, which includes nursing training at the following levels:

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Santa Clara Vs. California Nursing Employment

Santa Clara 19,560
California 438,680

Of the 438,680 nursing professionals employed in California, 19,560 work in Santa Clara. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of nursing professionals in Santa Clara has shrunk by 17%. As the employment for nursing professionals in Santa Clara has decreased, overall employment in Santa Clara has also decreased.

Santa Clara 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: Santa Clara

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Santa Clara

$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 Santa Clara
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Santa Clara

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

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Santa Clara

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

Nursing professionals in Santa Clara make a median yearly salary of $80,480. 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 Santa Clara

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

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Santa Clara

1

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Santa Clara

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in nursing offered by Santa Clara's nursing schools.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Santa Clara

associate
62
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
44
Total106

Approximately 106 students graduated from nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Santa Clara, California

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