Nursing Careers

There are many career paths in nursing. Below are the main ones, their respective minimum education and exams, median salary and 2019-2029 Job Outlook.

CareerMinimum Education
and Exams
Median
Salary
2019-2029
Job outlook
CNAState approved
education program

Must pass state exam
$29,660+8% (above average)
LPNState approved
education program 

Must be licensed
$47,480+9% (above average)
RNBachelor’s,
Associates in nursing,
or diploma from
approved nursing
program

Must be licensed
$73,300+7% (above average)
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics

%d bloggers like this: