Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in West Palm Beach Salary

Licensed Practical Nurses in West Palm Beach pull down an average of $19.08 per hour. This field is filled with high levels of job satisfaction; most Licensed Practical Nurses in West Palm Beach, Fla. are happy with their jobs. A little less than one-half of professionals in this line of work do not receive benefits; however, a little over a half report medical coverage and more than a third claim dental coverage as well. West Palm Beach Licensed Practical Nurses survey participants are largely women, dominating at 67 percent. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$35,608 - $51,492
$46K
MEDIAN: $46,136
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$15.73 - $24.80
$16
$19
$25
MEDIAN: $19.08
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$46,136  
   
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$32,624 - $52,366  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$15.73 - $24.80  
   
Overtime
$36.00  
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$0$24K$48K$72K
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$32,624 - $52,366  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 27
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About West Palm Beach, Florida

Palm Beach County, Florida
106,782
Male:
49,262 (46.1%)
Female:
57,520 (53.9%)
West Palm Beach is a city in and the county seat of Palm Beach County, Florida, United States. It is one of the three main cities in South Florida. The population was 99,919 at the 2010 census. The University of Florida Bureau of Economic and Business Research (BEBR) estimates a 2014 population of 104,031, a 4.1% increase from 2010. It is the oldest municipality in the Miami metropolitan area, having been incorporated as a city two years before Miami in November 1894. West Palm Beach is located approximately 68 miles (109 km) north of Downtown Miami. It is a principal city of the Miami metropolitan area, which was home to an estimated 6,012,331 people at the 2015 census. The beginning of the historic period in south Florida is marked by Juan Ponce de León's first contact with native people in 1513. Europeans found a thriving native population, which they categorized into separate...
West Palm Beach:
$49,935
Florida:
$49,426
$1,106
West Palm Beach:
$207,500
Florida:
$179,800
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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.


Experience does not seem to be a strong driver of pay increase in this role. People who have worked for fewer than five years bring home $39K on average. Median compensation in the five-to-10 year group, however, is higher at approximately $43K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $44K. After two decades in the workforce, the average Licensed Practical Nurse generally earns more than ever; median pay for this group is estimated at $50K.

Key Stats for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

Late-Career
▲24%

Experienced
▲10%

Mid-Career
▲7%

National Average
$40,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

Home Health/Home Care
▲13%

National Average
$40,000

Geriatrics
▼4%

Elder Care
▼7%

Pediatrics
▼14%

Long Term Care
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 54%
dental benefits
Dental: 38%
vision benefits
Vision: 31%
dental benefits
None: 46%
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