Licensed Practical Nurses with Hospice skills pull down an average of $19.87 per hour. This group's pay is mainly influenced by the particular firm, followed by the particular city and years of experience. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and more than a third lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by more than half and dental coverage is claimed by more than half. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$29,874 - $54,401
(Median)
$30K
$42K
$54K
MEDIAN: $41,620
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$16.25 - $25.25
(Median)
$16
$20
$25
MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$29,874 - $54,401  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,848  
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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$33,835 - $54,813  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 137
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$16.25 - $25.25  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.14  
Overtime
$15.49 - $35.84  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,848  
   
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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$33,835 - $54,813  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,506
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Home Health and Hospice Care, HCR ManorCare, Life Care Centers of America, VITAS Innovative Hospice Care, and Golden LivingCenters are top-notch employers for Licensed Practical Nurses with Hospice skills in this area. Bayada Nurses Inc offers the highest compensation with a median salary of $54K. Other leaders in compensation levels are Maxim Healthcare Services at $48K, HCR ManorCare at $47K, and Life Care Centers of America, where Licensed Practical Nurses with Hospice skills annually earn $45K.

Trilogy Health Services, LLC, PSA healthcare, and Home Health and Hospice Care are a few other employers known for handing out relatively lightweight salaries ($37K, $37K, and $38K respectively).

Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

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


Experience does not seem to be a strong driver of pay increase in this role. The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $40K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $43K. Licensed Practical Nurses with Hospice skills who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $43K. Ultimately, more time spent in the workforce does seem to translate to bigger paychecks; seasoned veterans with more than 20 years of experience report a median income of $44K.

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Experience Affects Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

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National Average
$42,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 196 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
medical benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 35%
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