A Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) earns an average wage of C$25.07 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. This job's pay does not change very much with experience. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Operating Room / OR and Home Health/Home Care.

C$31,357 - C$63,246
C$31K
C$45K
C$63K
MEDIAN: C$45,467
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50%
90%

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C$20.37 - C$30.76
C$20
C$25
C$31
MEDIAN: C$25.13
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$23KC$46KC$69K
Salary
C$31,357 - C$63,246  
   
Bonus
C$1.03 - C$19,392  
Total Pay (?
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C$40,703 - C$66,195  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 128
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$19C$38C$57
Hourly Rate
C$20.37 - C$30.76  
   
Hourly Tips
C$0.43  
Overtime
C$4.93 - C$55.75  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$1.03 - C$19,392  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$40,703 - C$66,195  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 824

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Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Pay by Experience for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) has a positive trend. An entry-level Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 613 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 227 salaries. An experienced Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 142 salaries. A Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 86 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$52,166

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Key Stats for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 53 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

▲6%

▲4%

▲3%

National Average
C$52,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries


Home Health/Home Care
▲14%

Dialysis
▲9%



▲5%

Long Term Care
▲4%

▲1%

▲1%

Labor & Delivery, Birthing
▲1%

Elder Care
▼0%

National Average
C$52,000

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
▼1%

Wound Care
▼1%

▼2%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 53 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 26%
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