Nursing Schools
In Spruce Pine, North Carolina

Nursing faculty can choose to work at only one nursing school in Spruce Pine. The trends in Spruce Pine's nursing academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes nursing training at the following levels:

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Spruce Pine Vs. North Carolina Nursing Employment

Spruce Pine 7,080
North Carolina 154,310

Exactly 7,080 of North Carolina's 154,310 nursing professionals work in Spruce Pine. There has been a 13% growth in the number of nursing professionals in Spruce Pine between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of nursing professionals in Spruce Pine has increased, overall employment in Spruce Pine has also increased.

Spruce Pine Vs. North Carolina Nursing employment growth

126,730 125,960 130,740 140,270 154,310
6,270 5,900 6,000 No data 7,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: North Carolina
  • Dark Yellow: Spruce Pine

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Spruce Pine

$42,425 $44,683 $46,263 No data $48,120
$29,730 $30,520 $31,770 No data $33,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Spruce Pine
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Spruce Pine

In Spruce Pine, salaries for nursing professionals have increased. Spruce Pine nursing professionals made $48,120 per year, on average, in 2010. Nursing professionals in Spruce Pine made a yearly average salary of $42,425, four years earlier in 2006. The growth in the salary of nursing professionals in Spruce Pine is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Spruce Pine

10th percentile
$36,352
25th percentile
$40,650
50th percentile
$46,438
75th percentile
$53,718
90th percentile
$61,080

Nursing professionals make a median salary of $46,438 per year in Spruce Pine. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $36,352 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $61,080 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Spruce Pine

Nursing
$48,120
Gerontology
$52,890
BSN
$55,760
RN to BSN
$55,760
Forensic Nursing
$76,670

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Spruce Pine

1

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Spruce Pine

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

Spruce Pine's nursing schools offer 2 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Spruce Pine

associate
24
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
18
Total42

In 2010 approximately 42 students completed nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Spruce Pine, North Carolina

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