Nursing Schools
In Santa Maria, California

The city of Santa Maria has only one 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 Maria, which includes nursing training at the following levels:

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Santa Maria Vs. California Nursing Employment

Santa Maria 4,670
California 438,680

Exactly 4,670 of the 438,680 nursing professionals employed in California, work in Santa Maria.

Santa Maria Vs. California Nursing employment growth

409,470 417,020 435,920 432,610 438,680
No data No data No data 4,350 4,670
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Santa Maria

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Santa Maria

No data No data No data $67,368 $68,778
No data No data No data $45,310 $47,230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Santa Maria
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Santa Maria

Santa Maria nursing professionals made $68,778 per year, on average, in 2010. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Santa Maria.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Santa Maria

10th percentile
$45,578
25th percentile
$54,812
50th percentile
$67,072
75th percentile
$79,905
90th percentile
$93,980

Santa Maria nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $67,072. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 106%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $45,578 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $93,980 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Santa Maria

Nursing
$68,778
Gerontology
$77,708
BSN
$85,920
RN to BSN
$85,920
Forensic Nursing
$106,430

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Santa Maria

1

There is only one accredited nursing school in the city. Many of Santa Maria's nursing professionals are graduates of this school.

Nursing Programs Offered In Santa Maria

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total4

There are a total of 4 degree and certificate programs in nursing offered by Santa Maria's nursing schools.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Santa Maria

associate
66
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
66
Total132

In 2010 approximately 132 students completed nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Santa Maria, California

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