Sarasota LPN
Sarasota LPN Schools, LPN Programs and LPN Salary Data

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Sarasota LPN Stats:
Comfort Score Rank: #63 of 100
Benefit of RN Rank: #46 of 100
Avg. LPN Salary: $39,470
LPNs employed: 2,450

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

Sarasota’s LPNs make up 29% of nurses in the city. The Sarasota LPN comfort score is 28 and ranks in the middle of the top 100 US cities. The RN comfort score in Sarasota is a much higher at 72.

These scores indicate that it is a great benefit for a Sarasota LPN to take the necessary steps to obtain an RN degree. It is estimated as the 46th best place to do this in the nation.

Checklist to become a Sarasota 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 Sarasota
Sarasota LPNs earn an average of $39,470 per year. The employment growth for the profession is estimated at 0.15% 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 Sarasota and the nursing profession.

In Sarasota, this school offers nursing classes and nursing degrees.

Sarasota County Technical Institute
4748 Beneva Road
Sarasota, FL 34233
www.careerscape.org

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

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