Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salary in Atlanta, Georgia (United States)

The average wage for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Atlanta, Georgia is $19.10 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Atlanta, Georgia Total Pay (?
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$25,025 - $50,449
(Median)
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31K
36K
44K
50K
MEDIAN: $35,524
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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Atlanta, Georgia Total Pay (?
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$15.36 - $22.96
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$25,025 - $50,449  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,009  
Profit Sharing
$800 - $3,656  
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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$31,023 - $51,326  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 265
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$15.36 - $22.96  
   
Overtime
$2.25 - $34.70  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,009  
   
Profit Sharing
$800 - $3,656  
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).
)
$31,023 - $51,326  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 265
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Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Atlanta, Georgia

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Experience Affects Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Atlanta, Georgia Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 5%
National Average
$41,000

Skills That Affect Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Atlanta, Georgia Salaries

Acute Care
up arrow 8%
Home Health/Home Care
up arrow 5%
Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 5%
Geriatrics
up arrow 4%
Hospice
up arrow 4%
Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 3%
Wound Care
up arrow 3%
Elder Care
up arrow 1%
Psychiatric
0%
Dialysis
0%
National Average
$41,000
Family Practice
up arrow 1%
Pediatrics
up arrow 2%

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Gender

Female
91%
female alumni
 
Male
9%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 68% dental benefits Dental: 58%
vision benefits Vision: 47% employee benefits None: 30%
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