Copyright 2002 by the Wyoming Department of Employment, Research & Planning

Table 4: Gross Entries of Registered Nurses Licensed in Wyoming by Primary Industry,* Average Quarterly Wage, and Average Age, 1993, 1995, 1998, 1999, and 2000
Industry by SIC** Variable 1993 1995 1998 1999 2000
   
Hospitals Number 288 230 266 375 310
  Average Quarterly Wage $6,102 $6,078 $6,855 $8,426 $8,257
  Average Age 37.3 37.4 37.4 38.4 38.3
Nursing Care Facilities Number 67 100 66 90 74
  Average Quarterly Wage $4,916 $5,028 $6,122 $7,274 $7,780
  Average Age 37.6 35.5 40.2 42.3 45.3
Offices and Clinics Number 49 105 118 134 125
  Average Quarterly Wage $4,274 $4,866 $5,766 $6,662 $7,123
  Average Age 36.9 42.1 40.9 42.3 42.3
Balance Health Services Number 46 40 51 49 37
  Average Quarterly Wage $8,567 $6,141 $5,943 $6,388 $7,018
  Average Age 41.3 38.6 39.5 40.4 44.1
Educational Services Number 35 31 43 41 46
  Average Quarterly Wage $3,735 $4,013 $4,840 $5,046 $4,946
  Average Age 39.0 40.6 44.7 44.6 43.7
Social Services Number 14 23 27 19 18
  Average Quarterly Wage $5,631 $6,168 $6,115 $5,908 $6,760
  Average Age 42.0 40.8 42.0 45.5 45.4
Public Administration Number 35 53 54 36 46
  Average Quarterly Wage $5,168 $5,874 $6,486 $7,592 $7,199
  Average Age 41.5 39.1 42.9 43.1 44.5
Balance All Other Industries Number 45 34 48 58 73
  Average Quarterly Wage $3,873 $6,524 $6,451 $5,121 $7,387
  Average Age 38.8 38.4 41.7 43.2 45.6
Total Entries Number 579 616 673 802 729
  Average Quarterly Wage $5,655 $5,626 $6,292 $7,404 $7,551
  Average Age 38.2 38.4 39.8 40.7 41.6
*The industry which paid the individual the largest portion of wages during the year.
**Industries are grouped by the following 2- and 3-digit Standard Industrial Classification (SIC) codes: Hospitals (SIC 806), Nursing Care Facilities (SIC 805), Offices and Clinics of Physicians and Other Health Practitioners (SIC 801-804), Balance of Health Services (SIC 807-809), Educational Services (SIC 82), Social Services (SIC 83), and Public Administration (SIC 943). The industries include both public and private entities.
Source: Wyoming State Board of Nursing database combined with Wyoming's Wage Records.


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