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BSN Schools
In Chicago, Illinois

In Chicago, there are 14 bsn schools where bsn faculty can find employment. The trends in Chicago's bsn academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below, which includes bsn training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Chicago Vs. Illinois BSN Employment

Chicago 76,600
Illinois 120,810

Exactly 76,600 of the 120,810 nursing professionals employed in Illinois, work in Chicago. The number of nursing professionals in Chicago has grown by 16% from 2006 to 2010. Overall employment in Chicago has also increased.

Chicago Vs. Illinois BSN employment growth

103,100 104,130 108,820 116,340 120,810
66,130 66,670 71,170 74,720 76,600
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Illinois
  • Dark Yellow: Chicago

BSN VS. All professions salaries in Chicago

$60,100 $65,010 $67,740 $69,370 $71,010
$43,430 $45,710 $47,740 $48,910 $49,140
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: BSN in Chicago
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Chicago

As the number of nursing professionals in Chicago has grown, salaries for nursing professionals have also increased. In 2010 Chicago nursing professionals earned an average yearly salary of $71,010. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for nursing professionals in Chicago was $60,100 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Chicago.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Chicago

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25th percentile
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90th percentile

Nursing professionals in Chicago earn a median salary of $69,850 per year. 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 $49,580 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $93,890 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Chicago

Forensic Nursing

On average nursing professional salaries in Chicago are lower than salaries earned by their professional counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

BSN schools in Chicago


There are 14 accredited bsn schools in the city. Many of Chicago's nursing professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

BSN Programs Offered In Chicago


Chicago's bsn schools offer 15 bsn degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed BSN Degrees In Chicago


Approximately 1,133 students graduated from bsn courses in 2010.

BSN Faculty Salaries in Chicago, Illinois

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