Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses (29-2061)
Occupation 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.
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Employment and Job Openings  (click here for the 10-year forecast)
|Employment||Average annual openings|
|2018 estimate||2028 projection||Percent change||Labor force exits||Occupation transfers||Total|
- Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with moderate employment opportunities. Read more.
|Mean Wage||Wage by Percentile|
|Fairbanks North Star Borough||28.67||21.94||25.19||28.48||30.89||34.03|
|Balance of State||33.02||25.03||29.03||33.75||37.12||39.99|