Becoming an LVN in Oakland

With a population of 390,724, Oakland is one of the largest cities in the San Francisco Bay Area and in the state of California. The Oakland area is home to 50 hospitals, 157 nursing homes, and over 50 home health agencies that serve the city’s residents. Among the 50 area hospitals are many nationally ranked hospitals, including John Muir Medical Center and Washington Hospital. Bellaken Skilled Nursing Center and Salem Care Center are two highly rated nursing homes that are located in Oakland. Mainsail Partners and Wayne Rouseville Home Health Services are among the many home health agencies that serve Oakland residents.

Oakland area healthcare providers and facilities employ 5,380 licensed practical nurses. These LPN's earn an average hourly wage of $28.09 and an average annual salary of $58,430. Average pay rates for Oakland LPN's are lower than those for San Francisco LPN's, who earn an average hourly wage of $29.44 and an average annual salary of $61,230. However, LPNs who work in Oakland earn higher average pay rates than LPN's who work in Stockton. Stockton LPN's earn an average hourly wage of $25.40 and an average annual salary of $52,840.

The Oakland areas is home to seven LPN programs. The programs at Oikos University and Merritt Community College are located in the city of Oakland.

LVN Programs Near Oakland, California

21615 Hesperian Blvd, Hayward, CA (855) 808-2732

50 Phelan Ave, San Francisco, CA (415) 239-3000

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257 Longford Drive #5, South San Francisco, CA (855) 811-6191

2121 South El Camino Real, Building C-200, San Mateo, CA (650) 685-6616

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1855 Gateway Blvd # 180, Concord, CA (925) 689-9900

1401 Willow Pass Rd, Concord, CA (925) 687-9555

1401 Willow Pass Rd., Concord, CA (888) 919-4220

4670 Auto Mall Pkwy, Fremont, CA (888) 775-1514

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2700 E Leland Rd, Pittsburg, CA (925) 439-2181

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3000 Mission College Blvd, Santa Clara, CA (408) 988-2200

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611 Orange Drive Suite K, Vacaville, CA (707) 455-0557

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6201 San Ignacio Ave., San Jose, CA (408) 337-3829

Get More Information About: Carrington College - San Jose

6800 Santa Teresa Blvd Ste. 200, San Jose, CA (888) 775-1514

1130 N El Dorado St, Stockton, CA (209) 941-0968

2277 Napa-Vallejo Highway, Napa, CA (707) 253-3000

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1501 Mendocino Ave, Santa Rosa, CA (707) 527-4011

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5055 Santa Teresa Blvd, Gilroy, CA (408) 848-4800

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6520 44th St, Sacramento, CA (916) 427-4400

3835 Freeport Blvd, Sacramento, CA (916) 558-2111

Get More Information About: Sacramento City College

4712 Stoddard Road, Suite 200, Modesto, CA (209) 521-1821

5601 Stoddard Road, Modesto, CA (209) 545-3100

5451 Lemon Hill Avenue, Sacramento, CA (916) 643-7400

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8909 Folsom Blvd., Sacramento, CA (916) 585-7770

Get More Information About: Carrington College - Sacramento

1111 Howe Ave #300, Sacramento, CA (888) 735-4355

411 Central Ave, Salinas, CA (831) 755-6700

Get More Information About: Hartnell Community College

970 Klamath Ln, Yuba City, CA (530) 822-5120

3600 M St, Merced, CA (209) 384-6000

Get More Information About: Merced Community College