Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses (29-2061)
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.
Employment and Job Openings
|Employment||Average Annual Openings|
|2018 Estimate||2028 Projection||Percent Change||Labor Force Exits||Occupation Transfers||Total|
Job Outlook for Alaska: Alaska’s employment growth is low with moderate employment opportunities.
|Mean Wage||Wage by Percentile|
|Fairbanks North Star Borough||30.99||22.66||27.99||29.55||35.21||36.82|
|Balance of State||31.36||23.11||28.73||29.70||36.70||37.41|
* indicates the estimate is not available, or the hourly wage is greater than $100, or the annual wage is greater than $208,000.