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RN to BSN Schools
In Altoona, Pennsylvania

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


Professional Trends

Altoona Vs. Pennsylvania RN to BSN Employment

Altoona 1,640
Pennsylvania 130,930

Of the 130,930 nursing professionals employed in Pennsylvania, 1,640 work in Altoona. There has been a 13% growth in the number of nursing professionals in Altoona between the years 2006 and 2010. As the number of nursing professionals in Altoona has increased, overall employment in Altoona has also increased.

Altoona Vs. Pennsylvania RN to BSN employment growth

126,120 126,370 129,060 129,810 130,930
1,450 1,320 1,350 1,470 1,640
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Altoona

RN to BSN VS. All professions salaries in Altoona

$47,120 $49,220 $51,820 $62,140 $63,840
$31,080 $31,850 $32,980 $33,340 $34,350
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: RN to BSN in Altoona
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Altoona

As the number of nursing professionals in Altoona has grown, salaries for nursing professionals have also increased. In 2010 nursing professionals in Altoona reportedly earned an average salary of $63,840 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, nursing professionals in Altoona made an average salary of $47,120 per year. This growth is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Altoona.

Salary percentiles for Nursing professionals in Altoona

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Nursing professionals in Altoona make a median yearly salary of $55,910. The difference in pay between the nursing professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 111%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $41,210 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $87,150 per year.

Average Salaries for Nursing professionals and related professions in Altoona

Forensic Nursing

On average nursing professionals in Altoona earn salaries that are higher than the salaries earned by other professionals in Altoona.

Educational Trends

RN to BSN schools in Altoona


There is only one accredited rn to bsn school in the city. Many of Altoona's nursing professionals are graduates of this school.

RN to BSN Programs Offered In Altoona


Altoona's rn to bsn schools offer 2 rn to bsn degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed RN to BSN Degrees In Altoona


In 2010 approximately 62 students completed rn to bsn courses.

RN to BSN Faculty Salaries in Altoona, Pennsylvania

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