Nursing Schools
In Wichita, Kansas

Nursing faculty can choose to work at one of 2 nursing schools in Wichita. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in nursing in the city of Wichita, which encompasses nursing training at the following levels:


Statistics

Professional Trends

Wichita Vs. Kansas Nursing Employment

Wichita 11,760
Kansas 58,290

Of the 58,290 nursing professionals employed in Kansas, 11,760 work in Wichita. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of nursing professionals in Wichita has grown by 3%. Overall employment in Wichita has also increased.

Wichita Vs. Kansas Nursing employment growth

54,080 53,400 54,880 55,550 58,290
11,370 12,160 11,090 11,220 11,760
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Kansas
  • Dark Yellow: Wichita

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Wichita

$41,480 $45,012 $47,495 $47,590 $49,255
$35,760 $36,710 $38,350 $39,110 $39,560
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Wichita
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Wichita

In Wichita, salaries for nursing professionals have increased. Wichita nursing professionals made $49,255 per year, on average, in 2010. Four years earlier in 2006, nursing professionals in Wichita made an average salary of $41,480 per year. The growth in the salary of nursing professionals in Wichita is faster than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Wichita

10th percentile
$33,392
25th percentile
$38,760
50th percentile
$46,620
75th percentile
$55,405
90th percentile
$71,502

Nursing professionals make a median salary of $46,620 per year in Wichita. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 114%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $33,392 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $71,502 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Wichita

Nursing
$49,255
Gerontology
$54,323
BSN
$55,350
RN to BSN
$55,350
Forensic Nursing
$80,060

Nursing professional salaries in Wichita are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Wichita

2

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

Nursing Programs Offered In Wichita

associate
0
bachelor
2
master
2
doctor
1
Certificate
3
Total8

Wichita's nursing schools offer 8 nursing degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Wichita

associate
0
bachelor
200
master
52
doctor
3
Certificate
385
Total640

In 2010 approximately 640 students graduated from nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Wichita, Kansas

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