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Tucson LPN Stats:
Comfort Score Rank: #7 of 100
Benefit of RN Rank: #63 of 100
Avg. LPN Salary: $44,890
LPNs employed: 1,890

Top Cities in Arizona for LPNs: Tucson, Phoenix

Tucson’s LPNs make up 19% of nurses in the city. The Tucson LPN comfort score is 74 and ranks 7th of the top 100 US cities. The RN comfort score in Tucson is a much higher at 114.

These scores indicate that it is a great benefit for a Tucson LPN to take the necessary steps to obtain an RN degree. It is estimated as the 63rd best place to do this in the nation and one of two cities in Arizona on our list..

Checklist to become a Tucson LPN:

  1. Earn your LPN Degree, 1 year of courses and hands-on practice.
  2. Apply for licensure with the Arizona State Board of Nursing. Have your school send your transcript to them as well
  3. Obtain a CPR card and pass the NCLEX-PN exam

 

LPNs in Tucson
Tucson LPNs earn an average of $44,890 per year. The employment growth for the profession is estimated at 3.17% and will include hospital, home health, private practice and nursing home positions. Please contact the Arizona State Board of Nursing at www.azbn.gov with any questions concerning the city of Tucson and the nursing profession.

In Tucson, these schools offer nursing classes and nursing degrees.

Pima County Community College
2202 West Anklam Road
Tucson, AZ 85709-0150
www.pima.edu

University of Phoenix
Southern Arizona Campus
5099 East Grant Street, Suite 120
Tucson, AZ 85712
www.phoenix.edu

A career as an LPN in Tucson can provide opportunities and security.



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