A Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Nashville, Tennessee earns an average wage of $19.41 per hour. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Psychiatric, Acute Care, Family Practice, and Geriatrics.

$31,731 - $55,313
(Median)
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$44K
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MEDIAN: $44,500
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$16.34 - $24.72
(Median)
$16
$19
$25
MEDIAN: $19.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$44,500  
   
Bonus
$1,000  
Total Pay (?
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$33,499 - $53,604  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 8
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$16.34 - $24.72  
   
Overtime
$16.15 - $39.21  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$1,000  
   
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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$33,499 - $53,604  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 100
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Experience Affects Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 16%



National Average
$41,000


Skills That Affect Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

Psychiatric
up arrow 23%

Acute Care
up arrow 20%

Family Practice
up arrow 11%


Wound Care
up arrow 8%

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 4%

Long Term Care
up arrow 2%

National Average
$41,000

Elder Care
up arrow 3%

Home Health/Home Care
up arrow 3%

Pediatrics
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
medical benefits
Vision: 62%
dental benefits
None: 28%
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