Nursing Schools
In Whittier, California

In Whittier, 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 Whittier, which encompasses nursing training at the following levels:

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Whittier Vs. California Nursing Employment

Whittier 124,390
California 438,680

Exactly 124,390 of California's 438,680 nursing professionals work in Whittier. Between 2006 and 2010, in Whittier, there has been a 5% growth in the number of nursing professionals. As the number of nursing professionals in Whittier has increased, overall employment in Whittier has also increased.

Whittier Vs. California Nursing employment growth

409,470 417,020 435,920 432,610 438,680
118,270 118,220 123,280 121,240 124,390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: California
  • Dark Yellow: Whittier

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Whittier

$63,164 $65,048 $65,068 $63,014 $64,958
$43,160 $45,390 $47,600 $49,010 $50,240
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Whittier
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Whittier

As the number of nursing professionals in Whittier has grown, salaries for nursing professionals have also increased. Whittier nursing professionals made $64,958 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, nursing professionals in Whittier made an average salary of $63,164 per year. This growth is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Whittier.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Whittier

10th percentile
$38,648
25th percentile
$47,732
50th percentile
$60,152
75th percentile
$77,426
90th percentile
$95,108

Whittier nursing professionals earn a median yearly salary of $60,152. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 146%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $38,648 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $95,108 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Whittier

Nursing
$64,958
Gerontology
$71,192
BSN
$82,590
RN to BSN
$82,590
Forensic Nursing
$84,185

On average nursing professionals in Whittier earn salaries that are lower than the salaries earned by other professionals in Whittier.

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Whittier

1

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Whittier

associate
2
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
1
Total3

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

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Whittier

associate
117
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
29
Total146

Approximately 146 students completed nursing courses in 2010.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Whittier, California

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