A Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Lexington, Kentucky earns an average wage of $18.86 per hour.

$15.96 - $22.34
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MEDIAN: $18.86
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Hourly Rate
$15.96 - $22.34  
   
Overtime
$29.89  
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$33,541 - $48,254  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 36

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About Lexington, Kentucky

Fayette County, Kentucky
314,488
Male:
154,032 (49.0%)
Female:
160,456 (51.0%)
Lexington, consolidated with Fayette County, is the second-largest city in Kentucky and the 61st largest in the United States. Known as the "Horse Capital of the World", it is the heart of the state's Bluegrass region. With a mayor-alderman form of government, it is one of two cities in Kentucky designated by the state as first-class; the other is the state's largest city of Louisville. In the 2015 U.S. Census Estimate, the city's population was 314,488, anchoring a metropolitan area of 500,535 people and a combined statistical area of 723,849 people. Lexington ranks tenth among US cities in college education rate, with 39.5% of residents having at least a bachelor's degree. It is the location of the Kentucky Horse Park, The Red Mile and Keeneland race courses, Rupp Arena, the world's largest basketball-specific arena, Transylvania University, the University of Kentucky and Bluegrass Community & Technical College. This area of fertile soil and...
Lexington:
$51,948
Kentucky:
$45,215
$816
Lexington:
$170,200
Kentucky:
$130,000
3.2%

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Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

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

Key Stats for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
034
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
34%
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Experience Affects Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 13%

Late-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$40,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

Skills That Affect Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 9%

Family Practice
up arrow 3%

Geriatrics
up arrow 2%

National Average
$40,000

Long Term Care
up arrow 2%

Elder Care
up arrow 6%

Acute Care
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
34%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 57%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
dental benefits
None: 30%
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