There are schools offering nursing assistant certifications in Oregon!
Schools Offering Nurse Assisting Programs in Oregon
Klamath Community College, the only accredited Nursing Assistant school in Oregon, is located in Klamath Falls. It received a ranking of 93rd in the country in 2010. In 2010, Klamath Community College graduated 0 students from its Nursing Assistant programs.
Klamath Community College charged in-state students taking Nursing Assistant courses, $2,895 in tuition fees per year.
A Nursing Assistant certificate from an Oregon school... what next?
The highest percentage of Nursing Assistant graduates in Oregon pursue careers as a nursing assistant. In Oregon, the largest numbers of nursing assistants work in the following counties:
- Clackamas County - 7,510 nursing assistants
- Marion County - 1,350 nursing assistants
- Lane County - 1,290 nursing assistants
A nursing assistant in Oregon earns $26,570 per year on average. However, Oregon nursing assistants earned anywhere in the range from as less than $18,280 per year to more than $37,330 per year in 2010. On average a nursing assistant earns the most in the following Oregon counties:
- Clatsop County - $29,100 per year
- Clackamas County - $27,750 per year
- Deschutes County - $27,220 per year
The Oregon counties with the lowest average salary for nursing assistants are:
- Benton County - $22,990 per year
- Douglas County - $23,200 per year
- Linn County - $23,520 per year
Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional nurse assisting statistics regarding a career in Nursing Assistant and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as forensic nursing or nurse assisting.
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|Rank||Profession||Employment Number||Avg Salary||Job Growth (past 5 yrs)|
|Nursing Aides, Orderlies, and Attendants||13,200||$26,570||9.8%|
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