National average salary: Licensed vocational nurses earned between $37,150 and $63,790 in May 2021, according to BLS.
Job outlook: Employment is projected to grow 9% between 2020 and 2030, according to BLS.
Of course, perhaps the biggest advantage to working in home care is the fulfillment it brings. You can make a lasting impact in the lives of patients and their families, all while boosting your professional experience.
“People will come to home care because they want to expand their skill set,” Beckman observes. “We get to do so many things in the home.”
Salary ranges are not specific to students or graduates of University of Phoenix. Actual outcomes vary based on multiple factors, including prior work experience, geographic location and other factors specific to the individual. University of Phoenix does not guarantee employment, salary level or career advancement. BLS data is geographically based. Information for a specific state/city can be researched on the BLS website.
The BLS Projected Growth for 2020-2030 is published by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. This data reflects BLS projections of national (not local) conditions. The data points are not specific to University of Phoenix students or graduates.