Nursing Schools
In Yakima, Washington

Nursing faculty can choose to work at only one nursing school in Yakima. The trends in Yakima's nursing academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes nursing training at the following levels:

  • Nursing Certificate
  • Associates degree in Nursing


Statistics

Professional Trends

Yakima Vs. Washington Nursing Employment

Yakima 3,490
Washington 90,850

Exactly 3,490 of Washington State's 90,850 nursing professionals work in Yakima. Between 2006 and 2010, the number of nursing professionals in Yakima has grown by 4%. As the number of nursing professionals in Yakima has increased, overall employment in Yakima has also increased.

Yakima Vs. Washington Nursing employment growth

83,600 85,640 87,920 90,050 90,850
3,350 3,090 3,120 3,320 3,490
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Washington
  • Dark Yellow: Yakima

Nursing VS. All professions salaries in Yakima

$56,530 $62,323 $58,093 $56,105 $54,860
$34,280 $35,010 $36,180 $37,140 $38,230
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Nursing in Yakima
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Yakima

Salaries for nursing professionals in Yakima have decreased. In 2010 Yakima nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $54,860. The average salary for nursing professionals in Yakima was $56,530 per year, four years earlier in 2006. The decline in the salary of nursing professionals in Yakima is slower than the salary trend for all careers in the city.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Yakima

10th percentile
$37,235
25th percentile
$45,310
50th percentile
$53,572
75th percentile
$63,020
90th percentile
$74,515

Nursing professionals in Yakima earn a median salary of $53,572 per year. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 100%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $37,235 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $74,515 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Yakima

Nursing
$54,860
Gerontology
$58,833
BSN
$65,440
RN to BSN
$65,440
Forensic Nursing
$86,330

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

Educational Trends

Nursing schools in Yakima

1

Many of Yakima's nursing professionals are graduates of the only accredited nursing school in the city.

Nursing Programs Offered In Yakima

associate
1
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
2
Total3

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

Student Completed Nursing Degrees In Yakima

associate
62
bachelor
0
master
0
doctor
0
Certificate
100
Total162

In 2010 approximately 162 students graduated from nursing courses.

Nursing Faculty Salaries in Yakima, Washington

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