Allentown LPN
Allentown LPN Schools, LPN Programs and LPN Salary Data

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Allentown LPN Stats:
Comfort Score Rank: #62 of 100
Benefit of RN Rank: #75 of 100
Avg. LPN Salary: $41,480
LPNs employed: 2,380

Top Cities in Pennsylvania for LPNs: Pittsburgh, Scranton, Harrisburg, Lancaster, Allentown, Philadelphia

Allentown’s LPNs make up 25% of nurses in the city. The Allentown LPN comfort score is 29 and ranks in the middle of the top 100 US cities. The RN comfort score in Allentown is much higher at 66.

These scores indicate that it is a great benefit for a Allentown LPN to take the necessary steps to obtain an RN degree. It is estimated as the 75th best place to do this in the nation.

Checklist to become a Allentown LPN:

  1. Earn your LPN Degree, 1 year of courses and hands-on practice.
  2. Apply for licensure with the Pennsylvania 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 Allentown
Allentown LPNs earn an average of $41,480 per year. The employment growth for the profession is estimated at 1.19% and will include hospital, home health, private practice and nursing home positions. Please contact the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing with any questions concerning the city of Allentown and the nursing profession.

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

Cedar Crest College
100 College Drive
Allentown, PA 18104-6196
www.cedarcrest.edu/

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

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