Inside the 2024 State of the Nursing
Profession and Salary Guide

With Career Insights for Nurses and Nursing Professionals

The story of the profession, told in nurses’ own words 

For the last several months, our team has been hard at work collecting data and professional insights from nurses around the nation. Our goal: To better understand the needs, challenges, and opportunities facing our fellow healthcare professionals. 

Over 2,500 nurses responded to our survey. In this downloadable e-book, you’ll find their answers to questions regarding salaries, certifications, areas of employment, and specialty interests, as well as their perspectives on the current state of healthcare in the United States. 

Inside you’ll find:

  • A snapshot of average nurse salaries and benefits 
  • Popular certification and specialization options 
  • The best and worst of day, evening, and night shifts 
  • How technology and AI are impacting healthcare  
  • What concerns nurses about the nursing profession 
  • What gives them hope 
  • Plus lots more! 

Access your guide now:

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Why partner with Elite to meet your CE needs?

Designed by nurses, for nurses 
Our instructors love the profession as much as you do, and you’ll find that care reflected in our evidence-based courses. 

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