2012 Third Qtr-Nursing-Program Trends

2012 Third Qtr-Nursing-Program Trends








Western Technical College

400 Seventh Street
La Crosse, Wisconsin 54601
608.785.9200

Occupation Report for Nursing Program
August 28, 2012
2012 Third Quarter Data for 2013-2017 Projections
Western Technical College District

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Region Info
Name: Western Technical College District
Description: Western district counties
County Areas: Buffalo, Wisconsin (55011), Crawford, Wisconsin (55023), Jackson, Wisconsin (55053), Juneau,
Wisconsin (55057), La Crosse, Wisconsin (55063), Monroe, Wisconsin (55081), Trempealeau, Wisconsin
(55121), Vernon, Wisconsin (55123)

Selected Occupations

Occupation
Registered Nurses (SOC 29-1111)

Education Level
Associate's degree

Executive Summary

Basic Information
2013 Occupational Jobs
2017 Occupational Jobs
Total Change
Total % Change
Openings
2012 Median Hourly Earnings

4,382
4,701
319
7.28%
616
$29.70

Occupational Change Summary

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2013
Jobs

Region
Regional Total
State Total
National Total

4,382
57,112
2,849,20
2

%
Change

Openin
gs

319
4,579

7%
8%

616
8,514

2012
Median
Hourly
Earnings
$29.70
$29.67

249,188

9%

444,096

$30.58

2017
Change
Jobs
4,701
61,691
3,098,39
0

Source: EMSI Complete Employment - 2012.2

Top Industries for Selected Occupation

NAICS
Code
622110
901199
623110
621111
903999
902622
561320

Name
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals (Private)
Federal Government, Civilian, Excluding Postal
Service
Nursing Care Facilities
Offices of Physicians (except Mental Health
Specialists)
Local Government, Excluding Education and
Hospitals
Hospitals (State Government)
Temporary Help Services

2013
Jobs
3,412

2017
Jobs
3,693

281

%
Change
8%

177

183

6

3%

156

175

19

12%

117

101

-16

-14%

82

85

3

4%

70
65

70
76

0
11

0%
17%

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Change

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Source: EMSI Complete Employment - 2012.2

Data Sources and Calculations

Industry Data
In order to capture a complete picture of industry employment, EMSI basically combines covered employment
data from Quarterly Census of Employment and Wages (QCEW) produced by the Department of Labor with total
employment data in Regional Economic Information System (REIS) published by the Bureau of Economic
Analysis (BEA), augmented with County Business Patterns (CBP) and Nonemployer Statistics (NES) published
by the U.S. Census Bureau. Projections are based on the latest available EMSI industry data, 15-year past local
trends in each industry, growth rates in statewide and (where available) sub-state area industry projections
published by individual state agencies, and (in part) growth rates in national projections from the Bureau of Labor
Statistics.

State Data Sources
This report uses state data from the following agencies: Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development,
Bureau of Workforce Information.

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