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Palm Bay LPN Stats:
Comfort Score Rank: #58 of 100
Benefit of RN Rank: #13 of 100
Avg. LPN Salary: $38,380
LPNs employed: 1,050

Top Cities in Florida for LPNs: Orlando, Fort Meyers, Tampa Bay, Lakeland, Palm Bay, Jacksonville, Sarasota, Miami/Fort Lauderdale

Palm Bay’s LPNs make up 19% of nurses in the city. The Palm Bay LPN comfort score is 35 and ranks in the middle of the top 100 US cities. The RN comfort score in Palm Bay is a much higher at 88.

These scores indicate that it is a great benefit for a Palm Bay LPN to take the necessary steps to obtain an RN degree. It is estimated as the 13th best place to do this in the nation.

Checklist to become a Palm Bay LPN:

  1. Earn your LPN Degree, 1 year of courses and hands-on practice.
  2. Apply for licensure with the Florida 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 Palm Bay
Palm Bay LPNs earn an average of $38,380 per year. The employment growth for the profession is estimated at 3.45% and will include hospital, home health, private practice and nursing home positions. Please contact the Florida State Board of Nursing at www.doh.state.fl.us/mqa/index.html with any questions concerning the city of Palm Bay and the nursing profession.

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

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