Nursing Programs in Wyoming

Nursing Jobs in Wyoming (Outlook)

Wyoming is a state that offers many rural nursing job opportunities due to the type of landscape and environment that exist living in the state.  More jobs in the healthcare industry will continue to be created due to the overwhelming demand for nurses in the state.

There is a limited amount of nursing schools in Wyoming for individuals to choose from. but we have great online school options below.

Quick Wyoming Facts

  • Of all of the nursing professionals in the country, nearly 2% are in the state of Wisconsin
  • Currently there are over 9,000 employed nurses in the state
  • There are currently 7 state accredited nursing programs in Wyoming
  • A predicted 63% shortage of registered nurses by the year 2020

Wyoming Nursing Statistics

Approximate Number of Registered Nurses: 4,800
Hourly Average Wage: $29.29
Yearly Average Wage: $60,930

Approximate Number of LPN/LVN: 760
Hourly Average Wage: $19.50
Yearly Average Wage: $40,560

Top Nursing Employers in Wyoming

  1. Campbell County Memorial Hospital
  2. Cheyenne Regional Medical Center
  3. Saint John’s Medical Center
  4. Wyoming Medical Center
  5. Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County

Wyoming State References:

State Nursing Board: Wyoming State Board of Nursing
State Nurses Association: Wyoming Nurses Association
State Hospital Association: Wyoming Hospital Association