Nursing Programs in Wisconsin

Nursing Jobs in Wisconsin (Outlook)

The state of Wisconsin is a great state of individuals to pursue a career as a nurse. It has some of the most prestigious nursing schools in the country for students to obtain their degrees.

Find an online nursing school below to learn more information about the degree programs that are available.

Quick Wisconsin Facts

  • Of all of the nursing professionals in the country, nearly 2% are in the state of Wisconsin
  • Currently there are over 106,000 employed nurses in the state
  • There are currently 44 state accredited nursing programs in Wisconsin
  • 109% percent increase in the number of nursing school degree or certificate graduates

Wisconsin Nursing Statistics

Approximate Number of Registered Nurses: 56,430
Hourly Average Wage: $31.15
Yearly Average Wage: $64,800

Approximate Number of LPN/LVN: 10,260
Hourly Average Wage: $19.99
Yearly Average Wage: $41,580

Top Nursing Employers in Wisconsin

  1. Mercy Medical Center
  2. Aurora Saint Luke’s Medical Center
  3. Saint Joseph’s Hospital
  4. Froedtert & Medical College of Wisconsin
  5. University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics

Wisconsin State References:

State Nursing Board: Wisconsin Board of Nursing
State Nurses Association: Wisconsin Nurses Association
State Hospital Association: Wisconsin Health and Hospital Association