Becoming an LPN in Miami

The city of Miami is the center of the Miami metropolitan area. Miami, FL has a population of 419,777. The area has a population of 5.5 million. Forty-six hospitals, 65 nursing homes, and more than 50 home health agencies serve the residents. It is home to 12 hospitals that are ranked “high-performing” in one or more specialties. Baptist Hospital of Miami and Holtz Children’s Hospital at UM-Jackson Memorial Hospital are among these 12 “high-performing” hospitals. Miami area nursing homes include the highly rated Jackson Plaza Nursing and Rehabilitation Center and Riverside Care Center. Fatima Home Care and MAM Home Health Enterprises are just two of the many home health agencies that operate in the city of Miami.

The Miami area’s many healthcare providers employ 4,780 licensed practical nurses. With an average hourly wage of $20.47 and an average annual salary of $42.590, Miami’s LPN's are the third-highest paid LPN's in Florida. Fort Lauderdale LPN's earn an average hourly wage of $20.12 and an average annual salary of $41,850. LPN's who work for Boca Raton healthcare providers earn more than Miami LPN's, with an average hourly wage of 21.02 and an average annual salary of $43,730.

The Miami area is home to 10 LPN programs. The program at Southeastern College-Miami Lakes is ranked among the top 20 LPN training programs in the state. Other programs include the Lindsey Hopkins Technical Center program and the Fortis Institute program.

LPN Programs Near Miami, Florida

750 NW 20th St, Miami, FL (305) 324-6070

Get More Information About: Lindsey Hopkins Technical College

3663 S Miami Ave, Miami, FL (305) 854-4400

Get More Information About: Mercy Hospital School of Practical Nursing

20295 NW 2nd Ave, Miami Gardens, FL (305) 653-7886

1111 Park Center Blvd Ste 102, Miami Gardens, FL (305) 625-2112

18180 SW 122 Avenue, Miami, FL (305) 253-9920

Get More Information About: Robert Morgan Educational Center

7500 N.W. 25th Street, Suite 237, Miami, FL (786) 391-1167

5780 NW 158th Street, Miami Lakes, FL (305) 557-1100

Get More Information About: Dade County - Miami Lakes Technical Center

17395 NW 59th Ave., Miami Lakes, FL (305) 820-5003

5400 Sheridan St, Hollywood, FL (754) 321-5400

7491 W Oakland Park Blvd. Suite 100, Lauderhill, FL (954) 484-4443

6500 Nova Dr, Davie, FL (754) 321-5700

Get More Information About: McFatter Technical College

4000 N. St. Road 7, Lauderdale Lakes, FL (954) 943-8667

1260 E. Oakland Park Blvd, Oakland Park, FL (954) 485-0215

4700 Coconut Creek Parkway, Coconut Creek, FL (754) 321-5100

Get More Information About: Atlantic Technical College - Coconut Creek

4700 Coconut Creek Parkway, Coconut Creek, FL (754) 321-5100

5648 West Atlantic Blvd, Margate, FL (954) 532-2680

833 West Sample Road, Pompano Beach, FL (954) 960-2624

1871 W Hillsboro Blvd, Deerfield Beach, FL (954) 427-8830

6870 North Federal Highway, Boca Raton, FL (561) 394-5822

5150 Linton Boulevard Suite 340, Delray Beach, FL (561) 381-4990

1300 SW 30th Ave, Boynton Beach, FL (561) 369-7004

2755 South Federal Highway, Suite 9 & 10, Boynton Beach, FL (561) 572-2273

4200 S Congress Ave, Lake Worth, FL (561) 868-3350

Get More Information About: Palm Beach State College

1756 North Congress Ave, West Palm Beach, FL (561) 433-2330

5154 Okeechobee Blvd, West Palm Beach, FL (561) 683-1400

Get More Information About: Academy for Nursing and Health Occupations

508 N 9th St, Immokalee, FL (239) 377-9900