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2021 Maine Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Salary Guide

Care for ill, injured, or convalescing patients or persons with disabilities in hospitals, nursing homes, clinics, private homes, group homes, and similar institutions. May work under the supervision of a registered nurse. Licensing required.

Maine Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Salary 2021

Salary

$48.1K

Growth

-1%

Bright Outlook

Bright

Green

No

How Much Do Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Make in Maine 2021?

Percentile 10% 25% 50% (Median) 75% 90%
Annual Wage $35,770 $41,920 $48,050 $55,000 $62,430
Hourly Wage $17.20 $20.15 $23.10 $26.44 $30.01

How Much Do Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Make in Maine 2021?

Percentile
10%
25%
50% (Median)
75%
90%
Annual Wage
$35,770
$41,920
$48,050
$55,000
$62,430
Hourly Wage
$17.20
$20.15
$23.10
$26.44
$30.01

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Job Description

Care for ill, injured, or convalescing patients or persons with disabilities in hospitals, nursing homes, clinics, private homes, group homes, and similar institutions. May work under the supervision of a registered nurse. Licensing required.

Also known as:

Charge Nurse, Clinic Licensed Practical Nurse (Clinic LPN), Clinic Nurse, Home Health Licensed Practical Nurse (Home Health LPN), Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN), Office Nurse, Pediatric LPN (Pediatric Licensed Practical Nurse), Private Duty Nurse, Radiation Oncology Nurse, Triage LPN (Triage Licensed Practical Nurse)

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Activities

  • Monitor patient conditions during treatments, procedures, or activities.
  • Record patient medical histories.
  • Record patient medical histories.
  • Measure the physical or physiological attributes of patients.
  • Administer intravenous medications.
  • Record patient medical histories.
  • Administer basic health care or medical treatments.
  • Apply bandages, dressings, or splints.
  • Train patients, family members, or caregivers in techniques for managing disabilities or illnesses.
  • Assist patients with hygiene or daily living activities.
  • Supervise patient care personnel.
  • Sterilize medical equipment or instruments.
  • Analyze quantitative data to determine effectiveness of treatments or therapies.
  • Collaborate with healthcare professionals to plan or provide treatment.
  • Collaborate with healthcare professionals to plan or provide treatment.
  • Record patient medical histories.
  • Prepare medical supplies or equipment for use.
  • Operate diagnostic or therapeutic medical instruments or equipment.
  • Schedule patient procedures or appointments.
  • Perform clerical work in medical settings.
  • Maintain medical facility records.
  • Test biological specimens to gather information about patient conditions.
  • Collect biological specimens from patients.
  • Manage preparation of special meals or diets.
  • Assist patients with hygiene or daily living activities.
  • Prepare medical supplies or equipment for use.
  • Explain medical procedures or test results to patients or family members.
  • Prepare patients physically for medical procedures.
  • Treat patients using physical therapy techniques.
  • Clean medical equipment or facilities.
  • Maintain inventory of medical supplies or equipment.
  • Order medical supplies or equipment.
  • Assist healthcare practitioners during examinations or treatments.

What Is The Projected Outlook For Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses in Maine?

Location 2020 Employment 2030 Employment Percent change Annual projected job openings
Maine 1,200 1,190 -1% 90
United States 688,100 751,900 9% 60,700

What Is The Projected Outlook For Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses in Maine?

Location
2020 Employment
2030 Employment
Percent change
Annual projected job openings
Maine
1,200
1,190
-1%
90
United States
688,100
751,900
9%
60,700

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Education & Experience

  • Postsecondary certificate
  • No work experience
  • No on-the-job training

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Salary Guide 2021