Nursing Schools
In West Plains, Missouri

Nursing faculty can choose to work at only one nursing school in West Plains. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in nursing in the city of West Plains, which encompasses nursing training at the following levels:

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

West Plains Vs. Missouri Nursing Employment

West Plains 8,120
Missouri 129,800

Exactly 8,120 of the 129,800 nursing professionals employed in Missouri, work in West Plains. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of nursing professionals in West Plains has shrunk by 28%. Overall employment in West Plains has also decreased.

West Plains Vs. Missouri Nursing employment growth

116,310 114,790 120,800 126,010 129,800
11,300 10,770 11,830 No data 8,120
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Missouri
  • Dark Yellow: West Plains

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in West Plains

$43,570 $43,553 $43,693 No data $42,255
$27,630 $29,060 $30,100 No data $30,520
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in West Plains
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in West Plains

Salaries for nursing professionals in West Plains have decreased. West Plains nursing professionals made $42,255 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, nursing professionals in West Plains made an average salary of $43,570 per year. The decline in the salary of nursing professionals in West Plains is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in West Plains

10th percentile
$28,320
25th percentile
$33,472
50th percentile
$39,608
75th percentile
$46,825
90th percentile
$58,968

Nursing professionals make a median salary of $39,608 per year in West Plains. The 10% of nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $28,320 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately $58,968 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in West Plains

Nursing
$42,255
Gerontology
$49,463
BSN
$49,610
RN to BSN
$49,610
Forensic Nursing
$68,950

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in West Plains

1

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

Nursing Programs Offered In West Plains

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total2

West Plains' nursing schools offer 2 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In West Plains

associate
41
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
26
Total67

In 2010 approximately 67 students completed nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in West Plains, Missouri

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