Nursing Schools
In West Palm Beach, Florida

In West Palm Beach, 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 West Palm Beach, which encompasses nursing training at the following levels:

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Bachelors degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

West Palm Beach Vs. Florida Nursing Employment

West Palm Beach 21,970
Florida 302,330

Exactly 21,970 of the 302,330 nursing professionals employed in Florida, work in West Palm Beach. There has been a 11% decline in the number of nursing professionals in West Palm Beach between the years 2006 and 2010. Overall employment in West Palm Beach has increased.

West Palm Beach Vs. Florida Nursing employment growth

296,070 298,800 294,460 293,310 302,330
24,610 23,710 22,240 20,800 21,970
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Florida
  • Dark Yellow: West Palm Beach

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in West Palm Beach

$55,650 $55,872 $57,442 $57,138 $58,056
$38,480 $39,980 $41,290 $42,380 $42,900
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in West Palm Beach
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in West Palm Beach

As the number of nursing professionals in West Palm Beach has shrunk, salaries for nursing professionals have increased. In 2010 West Palm Beach nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $58,056. Four years earlier in 2006, nursing professionals in West Palm Beach made an average salary of $55,650 per year. The growth in the salary of nursing professionals in West Palm Beach is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in West Palm Beach

10th percentile
$38,058
25th percentile
$44,770
50th percentile
$54,784
75th percentile
$65,880
90th percentile
$83,942

Nursing professionals in West Palm Beach make a median yearly salary of $54,784. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $38,058 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $83,942 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in West Palm Beach

Nursing
$58,056
Gerontology
$64,452
BSN
$65,980
RN to BSN
$65,980
Forensic Nursing
$78,910

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in West Palm Beach

1

There is only one accredited nursing school in the city. Many of West Palm Beach's nursing professionals are graduates of this school.

Nursing Programs Offered In West Palm Beach

associate
0
bachelor
1
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total3

There are a total of 3 degree and certificate programs in nursing offered by West Palm Beach's nursing schools.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In West Palm Beach

associate
0
bachelor
20
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
282
Total302

Approximately 302 students completed nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in West Palm Beach, Florida

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