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Best states for a Licensed Practical Nurse

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Do you want to become a Licensed Practical Nurse at MAXIM HEALTHCARE SERVICE, and you wonder what that means or entails?

We have the full list of best states for Licensed Practical Nurses that you can check out, before you begin your journey.

In fact, our research shows that Alaska is the best state for Licensed Practical Nurses in America.

The best city in America for Licensed Practical Nurses with the highest pay is Willow Grove.

To that end, we dove into our dataset of job and salary numbers to figure out which states have the best opportunities for Licensed Practical Nurses. Alaska is the best state for Licensed Practical Nurses -- the median salary for Licensed Practical Nurses in Alaska is $55,111.

MAXIM HEALTHCARE SERVICE and MAXIM HEALTHCARE have current job openings that you can apply to using Zippia's job search tools.

The 10 Best States in America For Licensed Practical Nurses in 2019

  1. Alaska
  2. Connecticut
  3. Rhode Island
  4. New Hampshire
  5. Nevada
  6. Delaware
  7. Arizona
  8. Pennsylvania
  9. Vermont
  10. New Jersey
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  • (541 jobs)
  • (1,391 jobs)
  • (1,022 jobs)
  • (539 jobs)
  • (2,673 jobs)
  • (8,619 jobs)
  • (722 jobs)
  • (4,249 jobs)

We looked at the most recent data to rank all fifty states from best to worst for Licensed Practical Nurse jobs.

Ready to check out the list? See below.

If you're interested, you can read more about the job scene here:

The 10 Best States For Licensed Practical Nurses in 2019

1. Alaska

Total Licensed Practical Nurse Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
369 $55,112 $41,000 $73,000 1.39
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Licensed Practical Nurse Jobs in Alaska

2. Connecticut

Total Licensed Practical Nurse Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
2,183 $54,235 $40,000 $72,000 1.18
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Licensed Practical Nurse Jobs in Connecticut

3. Rhode Island

Total Licensed Practical Nurse Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
541 $55,993 $41,000 $74,000 1.05
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Licensed Practical Nurse Jobs in Rhode Island

4. New Hampshire

Total Licensed Practical Nurse Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
1,391 $49,249 $36,000 $65,000 1.54
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Licensed Practical Nurse Jobs in New Hampshire

5. Nevada

Total Licensed Practical Nurse Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
1,022 $53,530 $40,000 $71,000 0.99
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Licensed Practical Nurse Jobs in Nevada

6. Delaware

Total Licensed Practical Nurse Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
539 $50,765 $37,000 $67,000 1.14
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Licensed Practical Nurse Jobs in Delaware

7. Arizona

Total Licensed Practical Nurse Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
2,673 $51,438 $38,000 $68,000 0.97
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Licensed Practical Nurse Jobs in Arizona

8. Pennsylvania

Total Licensed Practical Nurse Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
8,619 $48,001 $29,000 $78,000 1.34
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Licensed Practical Nurse Jobs in Pennsylvania

9. Vermont

Total Licensed Practical Nurse Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
722 $46,294 $34,000 $61,000 2.07
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Licensed Practical Nurse Jobs in Vermont

10. New Jersey

Total Licensed Practical Nurse Jobs: Average Annual Salary: Lowest 10 Percent Earn: Highest 10 Percent Earn: Location Quotient:
4,249 $54,262 $45,000 $65,000 0.95
Location Quotient is a measure used by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to determine how concentrated a certain industry is in a single state compared to the nation as a whole. You can read more about how BLS calculates location quotients here
Licensed Practical Nurse Jobs in New Jersey

HOW WE DETERMINED THE BEST STATES TO BE a Licensed Practical Nurse

You can read about how the best state rankings are calculated here.

Detailed list of the best states for a Licensed Practical Nurse

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