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2021 New Mexico 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.

New Mexico Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Salary 2021

Salary

$51.4K

Growth

8%

Bright Outlook

Bright

Green

No

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

Percentile 10% 25% 50% (Median) 75% 90%
Annual Wage $34,060 $42,250 $51,350 $60,000 $65,570
Hourly Wage $16.37 $20.31 $24.69 $28.85 $31.53

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

Percentile
10%
25%
50% (Median)
75%
90%
Annual Wage
$34,060
$42,250
$51,350
$60,000
$65,570
Hourly Wage
$16.37
$20.31
$24.69
$28.85
$31.53

What Do Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Do?

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, Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Licensed Practical Nurse, Clinic Nurse (LPN, Clinic Nurse), Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN), Office Nurse, Pediatric Licensed Practical Nurse (PEDIATRIC LPN), Private Duty Nurse, Triage Licensed Practical Nurse (TRIAGE LPN)

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

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Job Outlook in New Mexico

Location 2019 Employment 2029 Employment Percent change Annual projected job openings
New Mexico 2,290 2,480 8% 200
United States 721,700 787,400 9% 58,400

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Job Outlook in New Mexico

Location
2019 Employment
2029 Employment
Percent change
Annual projected job openings
New Mexico
2,290
2,480
8%
200
United States
721,700
787,400
9%
58,400

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Schooling & Experience

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

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Schools in New Mexico

School Program Name Location Length / Graduates
Clovis Community College Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Clovis, NM At least one but less than two years: 80
Luna Community College Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Las Vegas, NM At least one but less than two years: 0
New Mexico Junior College Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Hobbs, NM 2 years: 0
At least one but less than two years: 0
New Mexico State University-Carlsbad Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Carlsbad, NM 2 years: 0
At least one but less than two years: 10
New Mexico State University-Dona Ana Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Las Cruces, NM 2 years: 0
At least one but less than two years: 8
Northern New Mexico College Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Espanola, NM At least one but less than two years: 14
Pima Medical Institute-Albuquerque Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants, Other Albuquerque, NM At least one but less than two years: 44
Santa Fe Community College Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Santa Fe, NM At least one but less than two years: 0

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Schools in New Mexico

School
Program Name
Location
Length / Graduates
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Clovis, NM
At least one but less than two years: 80
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Las Vegas, NM
At least one but less than two years: 0
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Hobbs, NM
2 years: 0
At least one but less than two years: 0
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Carlsbad, NM
2 years: 0
At least one but less than two years: 10
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Las Cruces, NM
2 years: 0
At least one but less than two years: 8
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Espanola, NM
At least one but less than two years: 14
Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants, Other
Albuquerque, NM
At least one but less than two years: 44
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Santa Fe, NM
At least one but less than two years: 0

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Jobs in New Mexico.

Job Title Company Location Date Posted Federal Contractor
Licensed Practical Nurse CoreCivic MILAN, New Mexico 09/26/2021 Yes

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Jobs in New Mexico.

Job Title
Company
Location
Date Posted
Federal Contractor
CoreCivic
MILAN, New Mexico
09/26/2021
Yes

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Salary Guide 2021

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