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Nursing Instructors and Professors in New York

Want to work in New York as a Nursing Instructor or Professor? Read this first!

27.5% Jobs Projection
$81,980 Median Salary
720 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Nursing Instructors and Professors in New York are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Nursing Instructors and Professors in New York is growing faster than average.

  • Nursing Instructors and Professors in New York earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Nursing Instructors and Professors Work in New York?

4,380 people worked as Nursing Instructors and Professors in 2018 in this state.

There were 4,190 Nursing Instructors and Professors employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 190 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Nursing Instructors and Professors in NY Employment Trend

The typical state has 725 Nursing Instructors and Professors working in it, which means New York has more Nursing Instructors and Professors than average.

Nursing Instructors and Professors in NY vs. the Average State

Job Projections for New York

Jobs for Nursing Instructors and Professors in this state are growing at a rate of 27.5% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 24.0%.

Job Projections for Nursing Instructors and Professors: Nation vs. NY

New York Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 720 annual job openings, and 8,110 total jobs in 2026 for Nursing Instructors and Professors in this state.

Nationwide, the prediction is 7,300 annual jobs and 84,200 total jobs in 2026.

What do Nursing Instructors and Professors Make in New York?

In 2018 wages for Nursing Instructors and Professors ranged from $45,610 to $154,590 with $81,980 being the median annual salary.

The median salary in New York is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Nursing Instructors and Professors Earnings: NY vs. National Average

Top New York Metros for Nursing Instructors and Professors

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Nursing Instructors and Professors.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York-Newark-Jersey City, NY-NJ-PA 3,960 $92,070
Rochester, NY 470 $74,010
Buffalo-Cheektowaga-Niagara Falls, NY 290 $87,850
Syracuse, NY 220 $78,910
Albany-Schenectady-Troy, NY 160 $64,860
Utica-Rome, NY 150 $75,640
Binghamton, NY 60 $75,240

Top States for Nursing Instructors and Professors Employment

The table below shows the states where most Nursing Instructors and Professors work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
New York 4,380 $81,980
Pennsylvania 4,010 $75,650
Texas 3,900 $68,620
California 3,390 $96,580
Ohio 2,770 $69,530
North Carolina 2,170 $64,520
New Jersey 2,000 $92,380
Illinois 1,810 $63,490
Massachusetts 1,720 $79,710
Virginia 1,480 $67,540
Michigan 1,410 $83,160
Indiana 1,350 $71,590
Alabama 1,330 $64,010
Minnesota 1,330 $0
Colorado 1,260 $59,140
Missouri 1,210 $70,240
Georgia 1,130 $67,370
Washington 1,080 $70,190
Wisconsin 960 $78,270
Tennessee 910 $67,660

Below are the states where Nursing Instructors and Professors get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $135,700
California $96,580
Connecticut $94,000
New Jersey $92,380
Maryland $87,490
Alaska $83,320
Michigan $83,160
New York $81,980
Massachusetts $79,710
Wisconsin $78,270

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Occupation NY Employment Total
Health Specialties Professors 22,170

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