Name: Linda J. Meikle
Job Title: Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Where: Columbus, Ohio
Employer: K-Force Professional Staffing and Maxim HealthCare
Years of Experience: Graduated LPN School in 1971. 36 years.
Education: GED and LPN School and coursework for RN at various colleges.
LPN Salary: See the PayScale Research Center for up-to-date information on LPN salary.
LPN Salary: Duties of a LPN
In a previous Salary Story, we learned about the job outlook on registered nurse careers. In this interview, we spoke to Licensed Practical Nurse Linda J. Meikle about factors that affect a LPN salary, duties of a LPN (mentioned at her blog: dustyangels.blogspot.com), her job in LPN nursing home care, the requirements for Licensed Practical Nurse candidates and advice for becoming a Licensed Practical Nurse; this Salary Story covers the vitals and more!
In addition to her knowledge of the salary of Licensed Practical Nurse professionals, the duties of a LPN, and the average income of a Licensed Practical Nurse, Linda has written a memoir, Dusty Angels and Old Diaries. This is her life story depicted from diaries that she kept most of her life. She says it is a book for women (and nurses!) who want to be strong. And keep reading this Salary Story as she describes the duties of a LPN, a LPN salary and more!