Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Atlanta, Georgia Salary

The average wage for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Atlanta, Georgia is $19.99 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Telemetry and Psychiatric.

$33,977 - $60,822
$34K
$39K
$61K
MEDIAN: $39,365
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$16.33 - $25.51
$16
$20
$26
MEDIAN: $20.19
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$33,977 - $60,822  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,030  
Total Pay (?
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$34,201 - $56,051  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 30
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$16.33 - $25.51  
   
Overtime
$-0.50 - $36.75  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,030  
   
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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$34,201 - $56,051  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 162

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About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
4.8%

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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 $38,000 based on 82 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 $43,000 based on 49 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 $46,000 based on 55 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 $47,000 based on 28 salaries.

Key Stats for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

▲13%

▲9%

▲3%

National Average
$42,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

Telemetry
▲15%

Psychiatric
▲10%

▲7%

Medicine / Surgery
▲7%


▲5%

Acute Care
▲5%

Dialysis
▲5%

Emergency Room (ER)
▲3%

▲1%

▲1%


National Average
$42,000

▼2%

Family Practice
▼2%

Labor & Delivery, Birthing
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 63%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: 23%
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