Nursing Programs in (NH) New Hampshire

Nursing Jobs in New Hampshire (Outlook)

Due to the diminishing amount of nurses in the state, New Hampshire is putting together specific programs to bring more qualified nurses into the state.  This will bring more employment opportunities in places like hospitals, clinics, and nursing homes.

With 13 accredited nursing schools in New Hampshire, it stands as a great state to pursue a nursing education.

Quick New Hampshire Nursing Facts

  • Currently employs over 26,000 nurses
  • State is allocating funding towards getting more qualified nursing programs
  • There are currently 13 state accredited nursing programs in New Hampshire
  • Responsible for about 1% of the nurses in the United States

Top Nursing Schools in NH


New Hampshire Nursing Statistics

Approximate Number of Registered Nurses: 13,850
Hourly Average Wage: $31.38
Yearly Average Wage: $65,280

Approximate Number of LPN/LVN: 2,670
Hourly Average Wage: $21.71
Yearly Average Wage: $45,160

Top Nursing Employers in New Hampshire

  1. Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
  2. Elliot Hospital
  3. Catholic Medical Center
  4.  Saint Joseph Hospital
  5. Concord Hospital

New Hampshire State References:

State Nursing Board: New Hampshire Board of Nursing
State Nurses Association: New Hampshire Nurses Association
State Hospital Association: New Hampshire Hospital Association