Nursing Schools
In Washington DC

In Washington, there are 6 nursing schools where nursing faculty can find employment. Below are statistics and other relevant data to help analyze the state of nursing and nursing education in Washington, which includes nursing training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Washington DC Vs. Washington DC Nursing Employment

Washington DC 57,390
Washington DC 17,120

Exactly 57,390 of Washington DC's 17,120 nursing professionals work in Washington. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of nursing professionals in Washington has grown by 20%. Overall employment in Washington has also increased.

Washington DC Vs. Washington DC Nursing employment growth

14,570 14,620 16,350 16,140 17,120
47,820 48,680 51,710 53,610 57,390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington DC
  • Dark Yellow: Washington DC

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Washington DC

$65,534 $68,394 $68,636 $69,716 $70,406
$52,980 $54,840 $57,620 $60,090 $62,300
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Washington DC
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Washington DC

In Washington, salaries for nursing professionals have increased. In 2010 nursing professionals in Washington reportedly earned an average salary of $70,406 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for nursing professionals in Washington was $65,534 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Washington.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Washington DC

10th percentile
$44,994
25th percentile
$55,256
50th percentile
$69,362
75th percentile
$83,390
90th percentile
$98,718

Washington nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $69,362. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 119%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $44,994 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $98,718 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Washington DC

Nursing
$70,406
BSN
$75,210
RN to BSN
$75,210
Gerontology
$82,536
Forensic Nursing
$101,845

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Washington DC

6

Many of Washington's nursing professionals are graduates of one of the 6 accredited nursing schools in the city.

Nursing Programs Offered In Washington DC

associate
1
bachelor
6
master
11
doctor
2
Certificate
1
Total21

There are a total of 21 degree and certificate programs in nursing offered by Washington's nursing schools.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Washington DC

associate
26
bachelor
247
master
127
doctor
26
Certificate
3
Total429

Approximately 429 students graduated from nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Washington DC, Washington DC

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