Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Salary Information in Guam

The average annual and hourly salaries for licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in the state of Guam are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses amongst Guam 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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$47,140
75th Percentile Wage
$43,000
50th Percentile Wage
$35,830
25th Percentile Wage
$30,000
10th Percentile Wage
$26,610

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in Guam in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $47,140. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $35,830. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $26,610.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$22.66
75th Percentile Wage
$20.67
50th Percentile Wage
$17.22
25th Percentile Wage
$14.42
10th Percentile Wage
$12.79

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in Guam in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $22.66. The median hourly salary is $17.22. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $12.79.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $35,830 -0.33%
2013 $35,950 -1.40%
2012 $36,460 3.99%
2011 $35,060 0.11%
2010 $35,020 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in state of Guam from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 2.31%. We note that in 2013 the average salary decreased by -1.40%.We also note that the average annual wage had a relatively large growth of 3.99% in the year 2012 and a very small increase of 0.11% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Wage in Guam vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Medical and Clinical Laboratory Technicians
$26,370
Dental Hygienists
$32,640
Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians
$33,670
Radiologic Technologists
$38,310
Pharmacy Technicians
$27,000
Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
$35,830
Medical Records and Health Information Technicians
$27,400

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Salary by State

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