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Health Sciences

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Care for ill, injured, or convalescing patients or persons with disabilities in hospitals, nursing homes, clinics, private homes, group homes, and similar institutions.

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Salary Breakdown

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Average

$47,890

ANNUAL

$23.02

HOURLY

Entry Level

$37,260

ANNUAL

$17.91

HOURLY

Mid Level

$47,520

ANNUAL

$22.85

HOURLY

Expert Level

$60,930

ANNUAL

$29.30

HOURLY


Projected Jobs

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

17,110

Projected job openings through 2028


Sample Career Roadmap

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Job Titles

Entry Level

JOB TITLE

LPN

Mid Level

JOB TITLE

Clinical Assistant

Expert Level

JOB TITLE

Director of Clinical Services

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Top Expected Tasks

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses

Common knowledge, skills & abilities needed to get a foot in the door.

KNOWLEDGE

Medicine and Dentistry

KNOWLEDGE

Customer and Personal Service

KNOWLEDGE

Psychology

KNOWLEDGE

English Language

KNOWLEDGE

Therapy and Counseling

SKILL

Service Orientation

SKILL

Reading Comprehension

SKILL

Active Listening

SKILL

Speaking

SKILL

Monitoring

ABILITY

Speech Clarity

ABILITY

Oral Comprehension

ABILITY

Written Comprehension

ABILITY

Oral Expression

ABILITY

Problem Sensitivity


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