Nursing Schools
In South Portland, Maine

In South Portland, there is only one nursing school where nursing faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the nursing academic community in South Portland, and the future trends. Academia in nursing includes nursing training at the following levels:

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

South Portland Vs. Maine Nursing Employment

South Portland 8,780
Maine 28,330

Exactly 8,780 of the 28,330 nursing professionals employed in Maine, work in South Portland. There has been a 11% growth in the number of nursing professionals in South Portland between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in South Portland has also increased.

South Portland Vs. Maine Nursing employment growth

26,690 27,040 27,070 28,270 28,330
7,900 7,630 8,180 8,570 8,780
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Maine
  • Dark Yellow: South Portland

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in South Portland

$65,634 $67,160 $71,870 $59,528 $55,818
$38,320 $39,800 $40,830 $41,620 $42,670
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in South Portland
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in South Portland

Salaries for nursing professionals in South Portland have decreased. In 2010 South Portland nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $55,818. Nursing professionals in South Portland made a yearly average salary of $65,634, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in South Portland.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in South Portland

10th percentile
$38,308
25th percentile
$45,120
50th percentile
$52,480
75th percentile
$62,318
90th percentile
$78,585

South Portland nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $52,480. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,308 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 105% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in South Portland

Nursing
$55,818
BSN
$59,530
RN to BSN
$59,530
Gerontology
$60,353
Forensic Nursing
$93,720

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in South Portland

1

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

Nursing Programs Offered In South Portland

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

South Portland's nursing schools offer 2 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In South Portland

associate
54
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
88
Total142

Approximately 142 students graduated from nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in South Portland, Maine

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