Licensed Practical Nurse Jobs


Licensed Practical Nurse Job Overview


Licensed practical nurses (LPNs) -- called licensed vocational nurses (LVNs) in some states -- provide basic medical care under the supervision of RNs and physicians. LPN jobs involve taking vital signs; changing bandages; helping with bathing and dressing; keeping health records; and communicating with clinicians, patients and families. LPNs may also help evaluate and plan care for patients.

LPN employment is found in nursing homes, hospitals, physicians' offices and patients' homes. LPNs may be called on to work nights and weekends, and their nursing duties may include lifting and moving patients, potentially hazardous activities.

Licensed Practical Nurse Education


Licensed practical nurses must spend about a year completing an accredited program at a high school, technical school, community college or hospital. These programs combine classroom and clinical experience. State licensure for LPNs and LVNs is required.

Licensed Practical Nurse Job Market


Licensed practical and vocational nurses held 752,300 jobs in 2010, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). LPN job opportunities are projected to grow 22 percent by 2020, faster than the average occupation.

Licensed Practical Nurse Salaries


The median licensed practical nurse salary was $41,150 in 2011, according to the BLS. The best-paid 10 percent of LPNs earned $57,080.
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LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE - LPN Life Care Center of Valparaiso, Indiana Part-time position available. (EOE/M/F/V/D) Requirements Must be an Indiana-licensed practical nurse. Long-term care experience is preferred. Professional Development We understand that you want to succeed not only as a person but also as a professional. At Life Care Centers of America, we believe in providing our associa...
Part Time positions available Freedom Village at Holland - 145 Columbia Avenue; Holland, MI 49423 A career with Brookdale has never been more rewarding! Brookdale is the only national full-spectrum senior living solutions company and committed to providing the best options for our over 110,000 residents we serve. The services that we offer ensure residents continue to live the lives that they wa...
Part Time Clare Bridge of Carmel - 301 Executive Drive Carmel, IN 46032 A career with Brookdale has never been more rewarding! Brookdale is the only national full-spectrum senior living solutions company and committed to providing the best options for our over 110,000 residents we serve. The services that we offer ensure residents continue to live the lives that they want while also meeting all ...
Founded in December 1997, Trilogy Health Services, LLC is a customer service focused provider of senior living and long-term healthcare services including independent and assisted living, memory care, skilled nursing and rehabilitative services. These services are delivered by staff specially trained to honor and enhance the lives of our residents through compassion and a commitment to exceeding c...
Full-Time Position Sterling House of Marion - 308 Banks Road East; Marion, OH 43302 A career with Brookdale has never been more rewarding! Brookdale is the only national full-spectrum senior living solutions company and committed to providing the best options for our over 110,000 residents we serve. The services that we offer ensure residents continue to live the lives that they want while also ...
PRN Positions available (1 opening for Personalized Living) Brookdale University Park - 2020 South Monroe St. Denver, CO 80210 A career with Brookdale has never been more rewarding! Brookdale is the only national full-spectrum senior living solutions company and committed to providing the best options for our over 110,000 residents we serve. The services that we offer ensure residents continue t...
PRN Position Available for Personalized Living Meridian Boulder - 801 Gillaspie Drive, Boulder, CO 80305 A career with Brookdale has never been more rewarding! Brookdale is the only national full-spectrum senior living solutions company and committed to providing the best options for our over 110,000 residents we serve. The services that we offer ensure residents continue to live the lives that ...
Full Time - 10pm to 6am and every other weekend Clare Bridge North Oaks - 300 Village Center Drive North Oaks, MN 55127 A career with Brookdale has never been more rewarding! Brookdale is the only national full-spectrum senior living solutions company and committed to providing the best options for our over 110,000 residents we serve. The services that we offer ensure residents continue to live ...
LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE - LPN Life Care Center of Kennewick, Washington Full-time positions available for day, evening and day/evening split shifts. (EOE/M/F/V/D) Requirements Must be a Washington-licensed practical nurse. Long-term care experience is preferred. Professional Development We understand that you want to succeed not only as a person but also as a professional. At Life Care Cent...
Full-Time (30 Hours/Week) Santa Catalina Villas - 7500 N Calle Sin Envidia Tucson, AZ 85718 A career with Brookdale has never been more rewarding! Brookdale is the only national full-spectrum senior living solutions company and committed to providing the best options for our over 110,000 residents we serve. The services that we offer ensure residents continue to live the lives that they want whi...
Part Time and Full Time Positions Available Brookdale Hawthorne Lakes - 10 East Hawthorn Parkway Vernon Hills, IL 60061 A career with Brookdale has never been more rewarding! Brookdale is the only national full-spectrum senior living solutions company and committed to providing the best options for our over 110,000 residents we serve. The services that we offer ensure residents continue to live ...
Full Time Freedom Pointe of Minnetonka - 500 Carlson Pkwy. Minnetonka, MN 55305 A career with Brookdale has never been more rewarding! Brookdale is the only national full-spectrum senior living solutions company and committed to providing the best options for our over 110,000 residents we serve. The services that we offer ensure residents continue to live the lives that they want while also meet...
Unit: MED SURG Flexible Per-Diem Shifts Available Now at Multiple Facilities in the Area! - Competitive Pay Rate - First Called / Last Canceled - 401k w/ Company Match - Weekly Pay / Direct Deposit Looking for a challenge and rewarding career? Can you accept change, adapt well, fit in, and be independent? If you are an LPN with flexibility and motivation to Expand Your Experience, look no fu...
Unit: TELEMETRY Flexible Per-Diem Shifts Available Now at Multiple Facilities in the Area! - Competitive Pay Rate - First Called / Last Canceled - 401k w/ Company Match - Weekly Pay / Direct Deposit Looking for a challenge and rewarding career? Can you accept change, adapt well, fit in, and be independent? If you are an LPN with flexibility and motivation to Expand Your Experience, look no f...
Part-Time Trillium Place - 3500 Trillium Crossing; Columbus, OH 43235 A career with Brookdale has never been more rewarding! Brookdale is the only national full-spectrum senior living solutions company and committed to providing the best options for our over 110,000 residents we serve. The services that we offer ensure residents continue to live the lives that they want while also meeting all of...
Full-Time Positions Available for Daytime and NOC Shifts Brookdale Allenmore - 3615 South 23rd Street; Tacoma, WA 98405 Come work for an outstanding assisted living community in Tacoma! We are looking for dedicated, hard working, motivated individuals who enjoy working with the senior population. A career with Brookdale has never been more rewarding! Brookdale is the only national full-spectrum...
Full Time and Part Time available (2nd and 3rd shifts) Pennington Place - 202 Walton Ferry Rd, Hendersonville, TN 37075 A career with Brookdale has never been more rewarding! Brookdale is the only national full-spectrum senior living solutions company and committed to providing the best options for our over 110,000 residents we serve. The services that we offer ensure residents continue to live ...
Full Time Robin Run- 5354 West 62nd Street, Indianapolis, IN 46268 A career with Brookdale has never been more rewarding! Brookdale is the only national full-spectrum senior living solutions company and committed to providing the best options for our over 110,000 residents we serve. The services that we offer ensure residents continue to live the lives that they want while also meeting all of th...
Part-Time Brookdale Shadowlake - 2835 Shadowbriar Dr. Houston, TX 77077 A career with Brookdale has never been more rewarding! Brookdale is the only national full-spectrum senior living solutions company and committed to providing the best options for our over 110,000 residents we serve. The services that we offer ensure residents continue to live the lives that they want while also meeting all ...
Part Time positions available Freedom Village at Holland - 145 Columbia Avenue; Holland, MI 49423 A career with Brookdale has never been more rewarding! Brookdale is the only national full-spectrum senior living solutions company and committed to providing the best options for our over 110,000 residents we serve. The services that we offer ensure residents continue to live the lives that they wa...

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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Salaries

$29,120.00 - $52,000.00
Typical Salary for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
(1146 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

Education / Training

Vocational
36.4%
Some College Coursework Completed
25.4%
Associates
16.8%
Certification
10.3%
Bachelor's
6%
Professional
3.1%
(653 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

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