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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Median Hourly Rate: $19
"Licensed practical nurses (LPN) are responsible for using their extensive training in a wide range of nursing tasks and patient-care objectives."
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Median Salary: $45,567
"Aspiring office managers should have excellent communication, problem-solving, and managerial skills, as they are responsible for all activities, projects, and employees of their offices. It is essential that office managers work well in fast-paced environments, as they must oversee several ongoing projects at once."
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|Best Schools by ROI||20 Yr. Net ROI|
|United States Merchant Marine Academy (USMMA)|
|Harvey Mudd College|
|Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)|
|SUNY - Maritime College|
|Colorado School of Mines|
|California Institute of Technology (Caltech)|
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Associate of Applied Science (AAS)
$32,458 - $86,295
Bachelor of Arts (BA)
$35,433 - $109,676
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)
$38,535 - $111,731
Bachelor of Science, Mechanical Engineering (BSME)
$53,396 - $123,562
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
$54,548 - $152,786
Master of Arts (MA)
$37,353 - $108,255
Master of Science (MS)
$45,791 - $129,614
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