Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Salary in Rochester, New York

The annual salary statistics of licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in Rochester, New York is shown in Table 1. The wage statistics of licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in Rochester is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2018 and published in April 2019 [1].

Table 1. Annual Salary of Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses in Rochester, New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,410
25th Percentile Wage
$36,780
50th Percentile Wage
$42,100
75th Percentile Wage
$47,570
90th Percentile Wage
$51,530

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in Rochester, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $51,530. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $42,100. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $33,410.

Median salary trend (2012 to 2018)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses from 2012 to 2018.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth6-Year Growth
2018
$42,100
1.66% 10.97%
2017
$41,400
2.22% -
2016
$40,480
1.73% -
2015
$39,780
3.04% -
2014
$38,570
1.56% -
2013
$37,970
1.29% -
2012
$37,480
- -

Table 2. Compare Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Salary in Rochester with Other New York Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $42,100 in Rochester is in the middle of salary range for licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in state of New York. In comparison, the annual salary of licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in Rochester is 25.0 percent (25.0%) lower than that in the highest paying New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island and 16.9 percent (16.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying Elmira.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$56,170
Nassau-Suffolk
$55,840
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$52,800
Kingston
$45,880
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown
$44,220
Ithaca
$43,750
East Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$43,300
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$42,860
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$42,520
Binghamton
$42,490
Rochester
$42,100
Glens Falls
$41,630
Syracuse
$41,500
Watertown-Fort Drum
$40,940
Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area
$40,100
Utica-Rome
$40,080
Central East New York nonmetropolitan area
$39,680
Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area
$38,240
Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$38,120
Elmira
$34,990



See also: Top paying jobs in Rochester, New York.