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 statistics 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 2014 and published in May 2015 [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
90th Percentile Wage
$52,580
75th Percentile Wage
$46,160
50th Percentile Wage
$38,880
25th Percentile Wage
$33,820
10th Percentile Wage
$29,800

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 $52,580. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $38,880. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $29,800.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$25.28
75th Percentile Wage
$22.19
50th Percentile Wage
$18.69
25th Percentile Wage
$16.26
10th Percentile Wage
$14.33

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 $25.28. The median hourly salary is $18.69. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $14.33.

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 $38,880 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 28.7 percent (28.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 9.4 percent (9.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Johnstown.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$54,550
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$50,510
Philadelphia
$49,850
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$45,390
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$44,950
Reading
$43,830
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$42,640
Pittsburgh
$42,140
Williamsport
$41,720
State College
$41,410
Lancaster
$41,310
Lebanon
$41,250
York-Hanover
$40,740
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$39,660
Erie
$38,980
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$38,880
Altoona
$37,740
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$36,750
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$36,340
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$35,680
Johnstown
$35,220

Table 4. Comparison of Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Salary in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania, and the Nation

From Table 4, notice that the median annual salary of licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area is lower than the salary statistics of both state of Pennsylvania and the United States. Specifically, the median salary of licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area ($38,880) is 9.9 percent (9.9%) lower than that in Pennsylvania ($43,140) and 8.5 percent (8.5%) lower than that in the United States ($42,490).

Region Median annual Salary
Pennsylvania
$43,140
USA
$42,490
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$38,880

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Salary by State

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