El Monte has a general population of 115,965 and an overall student population of 214. Approximately 76 of El Monte's students are enrolled in schools that offer nursing programs.
Of the 1 nursing schools in El Monte, the largest nursing school, by student population, is Palladium Technical Academy. In 2010, Palladium Technical Academy graduated approximately 27 students from its nursing program.
A total of 27 students graduated with credentials in nursing from nursing schools in El Monte in 2010.
If you decide to work as a nurse in El Monte, your job prospects are good. In 2010, of the 236,400 nurses in California, 64,630 were working in the greater El Monte area. El Monte's nurse workforce is projected to increase by 25% by the year 2018. This projected change is faster than the projected nationwide trend for nurses.
As a nurse in El Monte, you can expect to make an average salary of $81,540 per year. This is lower than the average salary for nurses in the state.