Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salary with Hospice skills (United States)

Salaries for Licensed Practical Nurses with Hospice skills lie in the neighborhood of $18.46 per hour. Pay begins at $14.59 per hour on the low end and climbs to $24.12 near the top. While years of experience and the individual firm impact pay for this group, geography is the most influential factor. Some workers in this field—40 percent—are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by more than half and dental plans are enjoyed by about half. Job satisfaction for Licensed Practical Nurses with Hospice skills is high. The figures in this overview are derived from responses to the PayScale salary survey.
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with Hospice skills Salary (?
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$28,168 - $52,299
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MEDIAN: $38,832
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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with Hospice skills Salary (?
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$14.59 - $24.12
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MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$28,168 - $52,299  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $965  
Profit Sharing
$19.65 - $509  
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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$30,427 - $52,127  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 277
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$14.59 - $24.12  
   
Overtime
$16.10 - $35.79  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $965  
   
Profit Sharing
$19.65 - $509  
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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$30,427 - $52,127  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,295
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Popular Employer Salaries for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with Hospice skills

The biggest paychecks can be found at VITAS Innovative Hospice Care—the median salary there is $40,540; however, employees are subject to a wide range in pay, with salaries starting at only $34K and climbing to $67K. Home Health and Hospice Care offers the least pay with a median salary of $38,236; furthermore, salaries there max out at only $49,669.

Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with Hospice skills

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
For many Licensed Practical Nurses with Hospice skills, experience and pay seem to be weakly connected; experience does not necessarily lead to more money. After five to 10 years, starting salaries jump from $38K to $41K. After 10 to 20 years, salary hovers around $42K. Though salary increases are not as strong, pay continues to grow slightly for Licensed Practical Nurses with Hospice skills after two decades on the job, and average earnings come to $44K. Experienced employees who have 10-20 years of experience make up 21 percent of the workforce; inexperienced individuals who have been working for less than one year comprise 6 percent, and senior people with more than 20 years under their belt fill out the remaining 16 percent. Between one and nine years is the typical spectrum of experience for those in this line of work—of those who took the survey, more than half land within this radius.

Pay Difference By Location

Chicago
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Atlanta
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Phoenix
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Dayton
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Cincinnati
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Tampa
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Tulsa
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Virginia Beach
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Jacksonville
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National Average
$40,000
Pittsburgh
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Chattanooga
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Toledo
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Orlando
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Kansas City
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Florida
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Larger circles over a city indicate a job is popular in that location.
Chicago offers some of the highest pay in the country for Licensed Practical Nurses with Hospice skills, 10 percent above the national average. Those in search of high salaries should also consider checking out cities like Phoenix, Atlanta, Dayton, and Cincinnati, top-paying markets where Licensed Practical Nurses with Hospice skills rake in more than the national norm (+7 percent, +7 percent, +5 percent, and +4 percent). Kansas City ranks last in the field for pay, reporting salaries 8 percent below the national average. Employers in Florida and Orlando also lean toward paying below-median salaries (-8 percent and -5 percent, respectively).

Experience Affects Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with Hospice skills Salaries

Late-Career
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Experienced
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Mid-Career
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National Average
$40,000
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 289 votes.

Gender

Female
92%
female alumni
 
Male
8%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 57% dental benefits Dental: 47%
vision benefits Vision: 37% employee benefits None: 40%
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