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 information 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [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
$32,500
25th Percentile Wage
$36,820
50th Percentile Wage
$43,060
75th Percentile Wage
$48,280
90th Percentile Wage
$53,690

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 $53,690. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $43,060. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $32,500.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$15.63
25th Percentile Wage
$17.70
50th Percentile Wage
$20.70
75th Percentile Wage
$23.21
90th Percentile Wage
$25.81

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $25.81. The median hourly salary is $20.70. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $15.63.

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
201643,0607.94%12.61%
201539,6401.92%-
201438,8801.39%-
201338,3401.85%-
201237,630--

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 $43,060 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 23.0 percent (23.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 18.0 percent (18.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Johnstown.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$55,930
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$52,860
Philadelphia
$51,960
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$46,360
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$46,100
Reading
$45,820
Pittsburgh
$44,070
York-Hanover
$43,900
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$43,530
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$43,060
Lancaster
$43,010
Lebanon
$42,240
Altoona
$40,360
State College
$39,900
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$39,660
Williamsport
$39,640
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$37,950
Erie
$37,770
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$37,410
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$36,350
Johnstown
$35,290

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