Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Salary Information in Connecticut

The average annual and hourly salaries for licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in the state of Connecticut are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses among Connecticut metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses in Connecticut

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,240
25th Percentile Wage
$50,560
50th Percentile Wage
$56,320
75th Percentile Wage
$61,760
90th Percentile Wage
$67,010

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $67,010. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $56,320. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $43,240.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20.79
25th Percentile Wage
$24.31
50th Percentile Wage
$27.08
75th Percentile Wage
$29.69
90th Percentile Wage
$32.22

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $32.22. The median hourly salary is $27.08. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $20.79.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201656,3201.03%4.05%
201555,7400.72%-
201455,3401.03%-
201354,7701.33%-
201254,040--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses in Connecticut Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in some Connecticut cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in state of Connecticut ranges from $52,730 to $57,010. The highest paying area for licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in Connecticut is Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk with a median annual salary of $57,010. The second highest paying city/area in Connecticut State is New Haven (mean annual salary $56,760). The lowest paying area is Eastern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $52,730.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk
$57,010
New Haven
$56,760
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford
$56,570
Danbury
$55,670
Northwestern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area
$54,840
Waterbury
$53,980
Eastern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area
$52,730


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