Licensed Practical Nurse Employment Prospects
Based on a Job Survey results for April 2019
- Twenty healthcare employers within a 25 mile radius of Herkimer BOCES identified 555 positions requiring an LPN title.
Of the 555 positions, 149 positions were reported unfilled.
Average starting hourly wage was $16 to $19 per hour with over half of the employers offering recruiting bonus from $1,500 to $2,000.
- For New York State Department of Labor Statistics for Central New York go to:https://labor.ny.gov/stats/lswage2.asp
under Healthcare Practitioners and Technical Occupations Soc Code: 29-2061