Nursing Schools
In Tempe, Arizona

In Tempe, there are 2 nursing schools where nursing faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the nursing academic community in Tempe, and the future trends. Academia in nursing includes nursing training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Tempe Vs. Arizona Nursing Employment

Tempe 48,150
Arizona 74,850

Of the 74,850 nursing professionals employed in Arizona, 48,150 work in Tempe. Between 2006 and 2010, in Tempe, there has been a 41% growth in the number of nursing professionals. Overall employment in Tempe has also increased.

Tempe Vs. Arizona Nursing employment growth

70,260 72,680 75,110 74,110 74,850
34,140 47,310 48,710 47,420 48,150
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Arizona
  • Dark Yellow: Tempe

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Tempe

$61,524 $59,976 $55,926 $52,704 $58,786
$37,130 $38,360 $40,110 $41,930 $43,450
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Tempe
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tempe

Salaries for nursing professionals in Tempe have decreased. In 2010 Tempe nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $58,786. Four years earlier in 2006, nursing professionals in Tempe made an average salary of $61,524 per year. The decline in the salary of nursing professionals in Tempe is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Tempe

10th percentile
$33,738
25th percentile
$41,924
50th percentile
$54,964
75th percentile
$68,190
90th percentile
$85,964

Nursing professionals in Tempe make a median yearly salary of $54,964. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 155%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $33,738 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $85,964 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Tempe

Nursing
$58,786
Gerontology
$63,880
BSN
$72,130
RN to BSN
$72,130
Forensic Nursing
$72,970

Tempe nursing professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Tempe

2

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Tempe

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
2
doctor
2
Certificate
1
Total7

There are a total of 7 degree and certificate programs in nursing offered by Tempe's nursing schools.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Tempe

associate
60
bachelor
348
master
96
doctor
25
Certificate
16
Total545

In 2010 approximately 545 students completed nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Tempe, Arizona

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