Nursing Schools
In Springfield, Illinois

The city of Springfield has 3 schools where nursing faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of nursing and nursing education in Springfield, which includes nursing training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Springfield Vs. Illinois Nursing Employment

Springfield 5,840
Illinois 211,951

Of the 202,100 nursing professionals employed in Illinois, 5,840 work in Springfield. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of nursing professionals in Springfield has grown by 29%. Overall employment in Springfield has also increased.

Springfield Vs. Illinois Nursing employment growth

199,220 200,630 199,900 198,050 202,100
4,530 4,600 4,640 4,670 5,840
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Springfield

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Springfield

$46,524 $50,850 $53,105 $54,202 $53,405
$38,260 $40,150 $41,300 $42,900 $44,040
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Springfield
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Springfield

Salaries for nursing professionals in Springfield have increased. Springfield nursing professionals made $53,405 per year, on average, in 2010. Nursing professionals in Springfield made a yearly average salary of $46,524, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Springfield.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Springfield

10th percentile
$35,840
25th percentile
$40,392
50th percentile
$49,700
75th percentile
$60,402
90th percentile
$76,805

Nursing professionals in Springfield make a median yearly salary of $49,700. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 114%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $35,840 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $76,805 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Springfield

Nursing
$53,405
BSN
$58,170
RN to BSN
$58,170
Gerontology
$60,170
Forensic Nursing
$92,260

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Springfield

3

There are 3 accredited nursing schools in the city. Many of Springfield's nursing professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Nursing Programs Offered In Springfield

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
4
Total6

Springfield's nursing schools offer 6 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Springfield

associate
104
bachelor
42
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
722
Total868

In 2010 approximately 868 students graduated from nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Springfield, Illinois

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