Nursing Schools
In Topeka, Kansas

In Topeka, there is only one nursing school where nursing faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in nursing in the city of Topeka, which encompasses nursing training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Topeka Vs. Kansas Nursing Employment

Topeka 6,390
Kansas 58,290

Of the 58,290 nursing professionals employed in Kansas, 6,390 work in Topeka. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of nursing professionals in Topeka has grown by 19%. As the employment for nursing professionals in Topeka has increased, overall employment in Topeka has also increased.

Topeka Vs. Kansas Nursing employment growth

54,080 53,400 54,880 55,550 58,290
5,390 5,240 5,860 6,220 6,390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kansas
  • Dark Yellow: Topeka

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Topeka

$44,343 $46,593 $47,580 $50,080 $50,070
$35,320 $36,780 $37,980 $38,200 $38,730
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Topeka
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Topeka

Salaries for nursing professionals in Topeka have increased. In 2010 Topeka nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $50,070. Four years earlier in 2006, nursing professionals in Topeka made an average salary of $44,343 per year. The growth in the salary of nursing professionals in Topeka is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Topeka

10th percentile
$34,570
25th percentile
$40,428
50th percentile
$48,562
75th percentile
$58,012
90th percentile
$69,338

Nursing professionals make a median salary of $48,562 per year in Topeka. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $34,570 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 101% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Topeka

Nursing
$50,070
Gerontology
$56,200
BSN
$57,500
RN to BSN
$57,500
Forensic Nursing
$79,780

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Topeka

1

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Topeka

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total4

Topeka's nursing schools offer 4 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Topeka

associate
0
bachelor
123
master
9
doctor
0
Certificate
359
Total491

In 2010 approximately 491 students completed nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Topeka, Kansas

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