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Los Angeles LPN Schools, LPN Programs and LPN Salary Data

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Los Angeles LPN Stats:
Comfort Score Rank: #94 of 100
Benefit of RN Rank: #25 of 100
Avg. LPN Salary: $48,650
LPNs employed: 25,340

Top Cities in California for LPNs: Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, San Jose, Stockton, Ventural, Sacramento, Fresno, Riverside, Bakersfield

Los Angeles’s LPNs make up 24% of nurses in the city. The Los Angeles LPN comfort score is -2 and ranks in the bottom of the top 100 US cities. The RN comfort score in Los Angeles is a much higher at 59!

These scores indicate that it is a great benefit for a Los Angeles LPN to take the necessary steps to obtain an RN degree. It is estimated as the 25th best place to do this in the nation.

Checklist to become a Los Angeles LPN:

  1. Earn your LPN Degree, 1 year of courses and hands-on practice.
  2. Apply for licensure with the California 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 Los Angeles
Los Angeles LPNs earn an average of $48,650 per year. The employment growth for the profession is estimated at 2.5% and will include hospital, home health, private practice and nursing home positions. Please contact the California State Board of Nursing at www.rn.ca.gov/ with any questions concerning the city of Los Angeles and the nursing profession.

In Los Angeles, these schools offer nursing classes and nursing degrees.

West Coast University
North Hollywood
http://westcoastuniversity.edu

Everest College
Anaheim, CA
http://www.everest.edu

Career Colleges of America
Los Angeles, CA
http://cca.edu/nursing-lpn

California State University at Los Angeles
5151 State University Drive
Los Angeles, CA 90032-8171
www.calstatela.edu/dept/nursing

Casa Loma College
Valley Campus
6850 Van Nuys Blvd. #318
Van Nuys, CA 91405
www.casalomacollege.com

Los Angeles Trade-Technical College
400 W. Washington Boulevard
Los Angeles, CA 90015
www.lattc.edu

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


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Programs:

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    Programs:

    • MS in Nursing
    • Doctor of Nursing Practice
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    Programs:

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