A Mid-Career Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) earns an average wage of $19.15 per hour.

$28,505 - $56,035
$29K
$41K
$56K
MEDIAN: $41,327
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$15.36 - $24.71
$15
$19
$25
MEDIAN: $19.15
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$28,505 - $56,035  
   
Bonus
$153.83 - $2,389  
Profit Sharing
$187.50 - $2,500  
Commission
$500  
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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$31,940 - $52,848  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 669
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$15.36 - $24.71  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.35  
Overtime
$19.79 - $35.83  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$153.83 - $2,389  
   
Commission
$500  
Profit Sharing
$187.50 - $2,500  
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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$31,940 - $52,848  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5,757

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $40,534

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Key Stats for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 659 votes.
078
5-9 years
78%
10-19 years
22%
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Skills That Affect Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

Hospice
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Dialysis
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Telemetry
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National Average
$41,000

Emergency Room (ER)
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Medicine / Surgery
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Gynecology
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 659 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 65%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
dental benefits
None: 32%
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