Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with Hospice Skills Salary

Earnings for Licensed Practical Nurses with Hospice skills come in at around $20.27 per hour on average. While the company and experience level impact pay for this group, geographic location is the most influential factor. Health benefits are not claimed by all — more than a third lack any form of coverage — but more than half have medical insurance, and a little over a half have dental, too. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$30,883 - $55,908
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$43K
$56K
MEDIAN: $43,077
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$16.57 - $25.66
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$0$56K
Salary $30,883 - $55,908
Bonus $24.83 - $2,517
Profit Sharing $250.00
Total Pay (?
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$34,646 - $56,280
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 156
Hourly Data $0$36
Hourly Rate $16.57 - $25.66
Hourly Tips $1.14
Overtime $15.48 - $36.42
Annual Data $0$56K
Bonus $24.83 - $2,517
Profit Sharing $250.00
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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$34,646 - $56,280
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,843

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Home Health and Hospice Care, HCR ManorCare, Golden LivingCenters, VITAS Innovative Hospice Care, and Life Care Centers of America are leaders in the field that employ a large number of Licensed Practical Nurses with Hospice skills. Licensed Practical Nurses with Hospice skills seeking a sizable paycheck can earn the most at Bayada Nurses Inc, where the average salary comes to $52K. HCR ManorCare, VITAS Innovative Hospice Care, and Life Care Centers of America also offer top salaries for Licensed Practical Nurses with Hospice skills. Workers at these firms can expect to earn about $47K, $46K, and $45K, respectively.

The lowest salaries can be found at Golden LivingCenters — median pay is $37K — and there is little variation in compensation, with paychecks starting at $32K and only reaching $47K. A few other companies with smaller-than-average paychecks include PSA healthcare ($37K), Home Health and Hospice Care ($38K), and Trilogy Health Services, LLC ($39K).

Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Pay by Experience for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) has a positive trend. An entry-level Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 689 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 513 salaries. An experienced Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 511 salaries. A Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 345 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $43,378

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Licensed Practical Nurses with Hospice skills will find that Philadelphia offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 27 percent. Licensed Practical Nurses with Hospice skills will also find cushy salaries in Phoenix (+22 percent), Chicago (+14 percent), Columbus (+6 percent), and Indianapolis (+2 percent). Trailing the national average by 13 percent, Toledo is the market with the smallest paychecks. Employers pay around 12 percent less in Orlando and 10 percent less in Dayton, below-median salaries for those in this field.

Key Stats for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 305 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

▲2%

▲1%

Mid-Career
▼0%

National Average
$43,000

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 305 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 61%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
no benefits
None: 36%
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