Nursing Schools
In West Lafayette, Indiana

The city of West Lafayette has only one 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 West Lafayette, which encompasses nursing training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

West Lafayette Vs. Indiana Nursing Employment

West Lafayette 3,080
Indiana 124,390

Exactly 3,080 of Indiana's 124,390 nursing professionals work in West Lafayette. Between 2006 and 2010, in West Lafayette, there has been a 24% growth in the number of nursing professionals. Overall employment in West Lafayette has also increased.

West Lafayette Vs. Indiana Nursing employment growth

108,120 110,940 115,000 119,600 124,390
2,490 2,640 2,790 3,010 3,080
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Indiana
  • Dark Yellow: West Lafayette

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in West Lafayette

$63,380 $46,743 $50,213 $52,142 $52,040
$36,230 $36,230 $37,650 $38,460 $39,380
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in West Lafayette
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in West Lafayette

Salaries for nursing professionals in West Lafayette have decreased. In 2010 an average salary of $52,040 per year was earned by nursing professionals in West Lafayette. Nursing professionals in West Lafayette made a yearly average salary of $63,380, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of nursing professionals in West Lafayette is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in West Lafayette

10th percentile
$35,482
25th percentile
$42,252
50th percentile
$49,422
75th percentile
$59,480
90th percentile
$73,500

West Lafayette nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $49,422. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 107%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $35,482 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $73,500 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in West Lafayette

Nursing
$52,040
BSN
$57,450
RN to BSN
$57,450
Gerontology
$63,213
Forensic Nursing
$88,110

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in West Lafayette

1

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

Nursing Programs Offered In West Lafayette

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
1
Certificate
0
Total3

West Lafayette's nursing schools offer 3 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In West Lafayette

associate
0
bachelor
164
master
10
doctor
5
Certificate
0
Total179

In 2010 approximately 179 students graduated from nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in West Lafayette, Indiana

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