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Male vs. Female Nurses

MALE VS FEMALE



Nursing is one of the highest

demanded and fastest growing

professions in the United

States. Although the nursing

industry is female-dominated,

more and more men are

joining the profession. So

what�۪s the difference between

male and female nurses?



MALE



REPRESENT

5.8% OF ALL NURSES





Median weekly salary:

$1,168 - MALES

$1,011 - FEMALES





Two to six years of higher

education plus state

certification





There are

158,025 2,566,545 female

male

nurses working in the United States





Ben Stiller ���Gailord Focker�۝

in Meet the Parents





70% of male nurses view

stereotypes as their biggest challenge

to becoming a nurse













FEMALE



REPRESENT

94.2% OF ALL NURSES







Nurse Mildred Ratched

from One Flew Over the Cuckoo�۪s Nest





More than 70% of female nurses are white











GENERAL NURSE



It is projected that between 2004 and 2014 there will be

703,000 new nursing jobs





Approximately 3 out of 5 nursing

jobs are in hospitals



Only 9.1% of all registered

nurses are less than 30 years old



63% of nurses are full-time employees



By the year 2020, 44 states and

the District of Columbia are

projected to have nurse shortages





50% of nurses have a

baccalaureate degree or higher





CARRINGTON

PART OF THE DEVRY EDUCATION FAMILY

Male vs. Female Nurses

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Nursing is one of the highest demanded and fast growing professions in the United States. Although the nursing industry is female-dominated, more and more men are joining the profession. So what’s t...
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