Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Salary Information in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,100
25th Percentile Wage
$37,530
50th Percentile Wage
$44,170
75th Percentile Wage
$49,250
90th Percentile Wage
$56,170

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $56,170. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $44,170. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $33,100.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$44,170
2.51% 14.81%
2016
$43,060
7.94% -
2015
$39,640
1.92% -
2014
$38,880
1.39% -
2013
$38,340
1.85% -
2012
$37,630
- -

Table 3. Compare Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Salary in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $44,170 in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is 22.7 percent (22.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 17.3 percent (17.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying Youngstown-Warren-Boardman.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$57,110
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$54,340
Philadelphia
$54,190
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$48,730
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$47,580
Reading
$46,170
York-Hanover
$44,890
Lancaster
$44,730
Pittsburgh
$44,550
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$44,170
Lebanon
$43,750
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$43,090
Williamsport
$39,870
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$39,660
Altoona
$39,380
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$39,260
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$38,450
Johnstown
$37,370
Erie
$37,260
State College
$36,970
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$36,550



See also: Top paying jobs in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania.