Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Baton Rouge Salary

The average wage for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Baton Rouge, Louisiana is $16.63 per hour. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Psychiatric and Wound Care. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$26,858 - $47,735
$45K
MEDIAN: $45,298
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$14.61 - $21.74
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MEDIAN: $16.63
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Salary
$45,298  
   
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$30,049 - $47,159  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$14.61 - $21.74  
   
Overtime
$27.00  
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$0$22K$44K$66K
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$30,049 - $47,159  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 58
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About Baton Rouge, Louisiana

East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana
228,596
Male:
111,492 (48.8%)
Female:
117,104 (51.2%)
Baton Rouge (/ˌbætən ˈruːʒ/ BAT-ən ROOZH; French for "Red Stick", French: Bâton-Rouge [bɑtɔ̃ ʁuʒ]) is the capital of the U.S. state of Louisiana and its second-largest city. The seat of East Baton Rouge Parish, the city is located on the eastern bank of the Mississippi River. As the "Capital City", Baton Rouge is the political hub for Louisiana, and is the second-largest city in the state after New Orleans, with an estimated population of 228,590 in 2015, according to the US Census Bureau. The metropolitan area surrounding the city, known as Greater Baton Rouge, is also the second-largest in Louisiana, with a population of 830,480 people as of 2015. The urban area has around 594,309 inhabitants. Baton Rouge is a major industrial, petrochemical, medical, research, motion picture, and growing technology center of the American South. The Port of Greater Baton Rouge is the tenth largest in the United States in terms of...
Baton Rouge:
$41,224
Louisiana:
$45,727
$805
Baton Rouge:
$172,600
Louisiana:
$155,600
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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.

Key Stats for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

Late-Career
▲14%

▲11%

Mid-Career
▲6%

National Average
$35,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

Psychiatric
▲19%

Wound Care
▲12%

Acute Care
▲7%

Pediatrics
▲3%

Medicine / Surgery
▲3%

Geriatrics
▲2%

Family Practice
▼0%

National Average
$35,000

Long Term Care
▼1%

▼9%

Home Health/Home Care
▼9%

Telemetry
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
dental benefits
None: 23%
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