Nursing Schools
In Tuscaloosa, Alabama

The city of Tuscaloosa has 3 schools where nursing faculty can find employment. The trends in Tuscaloosa's nursing academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes nursing training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Tuscaloosa Vs. Alabama Nursing Employment

Tuscaloosa 6,010
Alabama 82,940

Exactly 6,010 of Alabama's 82,940 nursing professionals work in Tuscaloosa. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of nursing professionals in Tuscaloosa has grown by 8%. As the number of nursing professionals in Tuscaloosa has increased, overall employment in Tuscaloosa has decreased.

Tuscaloosa Vs. Alabama Nursing employment growth

78,980 80,320 82,260 81,660 82,940
5,580 5,200 5,740 No data 6,010
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Alabama
  • Dark Yellow: Tuscaloosa

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Tuscaloosa

$40,653 $42,753 $44,533 No data $45,050
$28,360 $29,260 $30,440 No data $32,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Tuscaloosa
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Tuscaloosa

Salaries for nursing professionals in Tuscaloosa have increased. In 2010 nursing professionals in Tuscaloosa reportedly earned an average salary of $45,050 per year. The average salary for nursing professionals in Tuscaloosa was $40,653 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Tuscaloosa.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Tuscaloosa

10th percentile
$33,092
25th percentile
$37,730
50th percentile
$43,562
75th percentile
$51,425
90th percentile
$60,035

Nursing professionals in Tuscaloosa earn a median salary of $43,562 per year. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 81%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $33,092 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $60,035 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Tuscaloosa

Nursing
$45,050
Gerontology
$51,043
BSN
$51,930
RN to BSN
$51,930
Forensic Nursing
$76,300

Nursing professional salaries in Tuscaloosa are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Tuscaloosa

3

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Tuscaloosa

associate
1
bachelor
2
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
2
Total7

Tuscaloosa's nursing schools offer 7 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Tuscaloosa

associate
65
bachelor
201
master
33
doctor
9
Certificate
71
Total379

Approximately 379 students completed nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Tuscaloosa, Alabama

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