Nursing Schools
In Torrance, California

There is only one nursing school in Torrance for faculty to choose from. The trends in Torrance'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

Torrance Vs. California Nursing Employment

Torrance 124,390
California 438,680

Of the 438,680 nursing professionals employed in California, 124,390 work in Torrance. The number of nursing professionals in Torrance has grown by 5% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Torrance has also increased.

Torrance Vs. California Nursing employment growth

409,470 417,020 435,920 432,610 438,680
118,270 118,220 123,280 121,240 124,390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Torrance

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Torrance

$63,164 $65,048 $65,068 $63,014 $64,958
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Torrance
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Torrance

As the number of nursing professionals in Torrance has grown, salaries for nursing professionals have also increased. In 2010 nursing professionals in Torrance reportedly earned an average salary of $64,958 per year. The average salary for nursing professionals in Torrance was $63,164 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Torrance.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Torrance

10th percentile
$38,648
25th percentile
$47,732
50th percentile
$60,152
75th percentile
$77,426
90th percentile
$95,108

Nursing professionals make a median salary of $60,152 per year in Torrance. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 146%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $38,648 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $95,108 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Torrance

Nursing
$64,958
Gerontology
$71,192
BSN
$82,590
RN to BSN
$82,590
Forensic Nursing
$84,185

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Torrance

1

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Torrance

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

There are a total of 2 degree and certificate programs in nursing offered by Torrance's nursing schools.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Torrance

associate
107
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
63
Total170

In 2010 approximately 170 students graduated from nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Torrance, California

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