The average wage for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Chicago, Illinois is $22.50 per hour.

$29,866 - $51,876
(Median)
$30K
$44K
$52K
MEDIAN: $44,500
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90%

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$18.39 - $26.51
(Median)
$18
$22
$27
MEDIAN: $22.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$29,866 - $51,876  
   
Bonus
$700  
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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$36,568 - $56,849  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 17
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$18.39 - $26.51  
   
Overtime
$25.15 - $40.21  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$700  
   
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).
)
$36,568 - $56,849  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 148
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Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries



National Average
$47,000



Skills That Affect Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

Family Practice
up arrow 8%

Hospice
up arrow 4%

Long Term Care
up arrow 3%

Elder Care
up arrow 3%

Acute Care
up arrow 2%

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 1%

Geriatrics
0%

Wound Care
0%

Psychiatric
0%

National Average
$47,000

Home Health/Home Care
up arrow 2%

Pediatrics
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 47%
medical benefits
Vision: 36%
dental benefits
None: 34%
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