Nursing Schools
In Wheeling, West Virginia

Nursing faculty can choose to work at one of 2 nursing schools in Wheeling. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the nursing academic community in Wheeling, and the future trends. Academia in nursing includes nursing training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Wheeling Vs. West Virginia Nursing Employment

Wheeling 3,610
West Virginia 34,120

Exactly 3,610 of West Virginia's 34,120 nursing professionals work in Wheeling. The number of nursing professionals in Wheeling has shrunk by 4% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Wheeling has increased.

Wheeling Vs. West Virginia Nursing employment growth

34,180 33,700 33,730 34,060 34,120
3,770 3,780 3,800 3,990 3,610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: West Virginia
  • Dark Yellow: Wheeling

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Wheeling

$31,803 $40,723 $41,403 $41,218 $41,110
$31,310 $31,480 $32,460 $32,750 $33,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Wheeling
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Wheeling

Salaries for nursing professionals in Wheeling have increased. In 2010 nursing professionals in Wheeling reportedly earned an average salary of $41,110 per year. Nursing professionals in Wheeling made a yearly average salary of $31,803, four years earlier in 2006. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Wheeling.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Wheeling

10th percentile
$29,995
25th percentile
$33,840
50th percentile
$39,722
75th percentile
$46,578
90th percentile
$56,798

Nursing professionals in Wheeling make a median yearly salary of $39,722. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 89%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $29,995 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $56,798 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Wheeling

Nursing
$41,110
BSN
$43,550
RN to BSN
$43,550
Gerontology
$45,187
Forensic Nursing
$67,940

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Wheeling

2

There are 2 accredited nursing schools in the city. Many of Wheeling's nursing professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Nursing Programs Offered In Wheeling

associate
1
bachelor
1
master
1
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total3

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

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Wheeling

associate
91
bachelor
38
master
22
doctor
0
Certificate
0
Total151

Approximately 151 students completed nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Wheeling, West Virginia

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