How much money do nurses make?
Today we will talk about how much money nurses make in the United States. What are the best states for nurses, how long do you have to study to become a nurse.
1.- How much money do nurses make?
The median annual wage for licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses was $48,070 in May 2021.
Nursing and residential care facilities 49,620
Home healthcare services 48,350
Hospitals; state, local, and private 47,000
Offices of physicians 46,870
2.- What are the best states for nurses?
California Hourly mean wage $ 31.32 Annual mean wage $ 65,140
Texas Hourly mean wage $ 24.15 Annual mean wage $ 50,220
New York Hourly mean wage $ 25.84 Annual mean wage $ 53,750
Florida Hourly mean wage $ 23.01 Annual mean wage $ 47,860
Pennsylvania Hourly mean wage $ 24.56 Annual mean wage $ 51,090
3.- What Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Do
Licensed practical nurses (LPNs) and licensed vocational nurses (LVNs) provide basic nursing care.
4.- Work Environment
Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses work in many settings, including nursing homes and extended care facilities, hospitals, physicians’ offices, and private homes. Most work full time.
5.- How to Become a Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse
Licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses must complete a state-approved educational program, which typically takes about 1 year to complete. They must be licensed.
6.- Job Outlook
Employment of licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses is projected to grow 9 percent from 2020 to 2030, about as fast as the average for all occupations.