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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salary in Chicago, Illinois

The average pay for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Chicago, Illinois is $20.78 per hour. A skill in Long Term Care is associated with high pay for this job.

$25,800 - $60,611
(Median)
$26K
$46K
$61K
MEDIAN: $46,451
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$17.08 - $25.56
(Median)
$17
$21
$26
MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$25,800 - $60,611  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $520  
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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$35,008 - $55,239  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 34
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$17.08 - $25.56  
   
Overtime
$18.87 - $39.92  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $520  
   
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).
)
$35,008 - $55,239  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 182

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Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Chicago, Illinois

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

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Experience Affects Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 10%

Late-Career
up arrow 7%

National Average
$44,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
up arrow 3%

Skills That Affect Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Long Term Care
up arrow 12%

Psychiatric
up arrow 6%

Geriatrics
up arrow 3%

Elder Care
up arrow 3%

Home Health/Home Care
up arrow 3%

National Average
$44,000

Acute Care
up arrow 1%

Hospice
up arrow 1%

Wound Care
up arrow 1%

Pediatrics
up arrow 2%

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 4%

Family Practice
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
12%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 65% dental benefits Dental: 52%
vision benefits Vision: 38% employee benefits None: 32%