An average Licensed Practical Nurse at Maxim Healthcare Services can expect to take home roughly $18.70 per hour. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — just over a half lack coverage. On the flip side, just over two-fifths have medical insurance and close to one-third receive dental plans. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

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MEDIAN: $18.70
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$15.51 - $24.52  
   
Overtime
$21.88 - $35.27  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
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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$34,067 - $55,379  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 86

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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.


Respondents with less than five years' experience take home $43K on average. In contrast, those who have been around for five to 10 years earn a noticeably higher average of $42K. Licensed Practical Nurses at Maxim Healthcare Services see a median salary of $41K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Survey participants with more than twenty years of experience only make around $39K on average, though; this group reports a lower median than the one claimed by mid-career individuals.

Key Stats for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
028
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
25%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries




National Average
$41,000


Skills That Affect Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

Elder Care
up arrow 18%

Family Practice
up arrow 14%


Hospice
up arrow 7%

Psychiatric
up arrow 7%



Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 3%


Wound Care
0%

National Average
$41,000

Acute Care
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 43%
dental benefits
Dental: 33%
vision benefits
Vision: 27%
dental benefits
None: 55%
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