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Fast Facts for Lpns in Iowa

  • Cities with highest percentage of jobs relative to population: Waterloo, Sioux City and Dubuque
  • Cities with lowest percentage of jobs relative to population: Des Moines, Iowa City and Cedar Rapids
  • Cities with the highest absolute number of jobs: Davenport, Des Moines and Waterloo

Salaries for Lpns in Iowa

  • Metro areas with the highest median salaries: Iowa City, Cedar Rapids and Des Moines

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Job Popularity in Metro Areas for Lpns

The map below shows job statistics for the career type by metro area, for Iowa. A table below the map shows job popularity and salaries across the state.

Metro Areas Rated for Popularity for:

Listed below are metro areas ranked by the popularity of jobs for Lpns relative to the population of the city. Salary data was obtained from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

2017 Occupational Employment Statistics and 2016-26 Employment Projections, Bureau of Labor Statistics, BLS.gov; O*NET® 23.1 Database, O*NET OnLine, National Center for O*NET Development, Employment & Training Administration, U.S. Department of Labor, onetonline.org

Metro Area
Annual Median Salary
Ames90 $43,090
Iowa City180 $42,590
Cedar Rapids430 $42,440
Des Moines-West Des Moines920 $43,530
Dubuque170 $42,650
Waterloo-Cedar Falls370 $40,470

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