Nursing Schools
In Scranton, Pennsylvania

Nursing faculty can choose to work at one of 2 nursing schools in Scranton. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in nursing in the city of Scranton, which encompasses nursing training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Scranton Vs. Pennsylvania Nursing Employment

Scranton 12,480
Pennsylvania 255,900

Exactly 12,480 of Pennsylvania's 255,900 nursing professionals work in Scranton. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of nursing professionals in Scranton has shrunk by 10%. As the employment for nursing professionals in Scranton has decreased, overall employment in Scranton has increased.

Scranton Vs. Pennsylvania Nursing employment growth

250,420 250,440 255,050 257,230 255,900
13,860 13,120 13,460 13,410 12,480
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Scranton

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Scranton

$45,390 $47,298 $47,878 $49,370 $49,315
$32,690 $34,240 $35,390 $36,210 $36,880
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Scranton
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Scranton

Salaries for nursing professionals in Scranton have increased. In 2010 an average salary of $49,315 per year was earned by nursing professionals in Scranton. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for nursing professionals in Scranton was $45,390 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Scranton.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Scranton

10th percentile
$33,310
25th percentile
$39,070
50th percentile
$46,020
75th percentile
$56,268
90th percentile
$68,880

Nursing professionals in Scranton make a median yearly salary of $46,020. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $33,310 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 107% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Scranton

Nursing
$49,315
Gerontology
$52,047
BSN
$57,570
RN to BSN
$57,570
Forensic Nursing
$73,470

On average nursing professionals in Scranton earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Scranton.

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Scranton

2

Many of Scranton's nursing professionals are graduates of one of the 2 accredited nursing schools in the city.

Nursing Programs Offered In Scranton

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
3
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total6

There are a total of 6 degree and certificate programs in nursing offered by Scranton's nursing schools.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Scranton

associate
0
bachelor
83
master
29
doctor
0
Certificate
32
Total144

In 2010 approximately 144 students graduated from nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Scranton, Pennsylvania

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