Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Memphis, Tennessee Salary

The average rate for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Memphis, Tennessee is $19.61 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. A skill in Hospice is associated with high pay for this job.

$30,252 - $52,903
$46K
MEDIAN: $46,000
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$15.76 - $24.82
$16
$20
$25
MEDIAN: $19.61
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$46,000  
   
Bonus
$0.00  
Total Pay (?
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$32,733 - $55,127  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
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Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$15.76 - $24.82  
   
Overtime
$20.86 - $40.09  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00  
   
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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$32,733 - $55,127  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 80
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About Memphis, Tennessee

Shelby County, Tennessee
655,760
Male:
312,237 (47.6%)
Female:
343,523 (52.4%)
Memphis is a city in the southwestern corner of the U.S. state of Tennessee and the county seat of Shelby County. The city is located on the fourth Chickasaw Bluff, south of the confluence of the Wolf and Mississippi rivers. Memphis had a population of 653,450 in 2013, making it the largest city in the state of Tennessee. It is the largest city on the Mississippi River, the third largest in the greater Southeastern United States, and the 23rd largest in the United States. The greater Memphis metropolitan area, including adjacent counties in Mississippi and Arkansas, had a 2014 population of 1,317,314. This makes Memphis the second-largest metropolitan area in Tennessee, surpassed by metropolitan Nashville. Memphis is the youngest of Tennessee's major cities, founded in 1819 as a planned city by a group of wealthy Americans including judge John Overton and future president Andrew Jackson. A resident of Memphis is referred to...
Memphis:
$36,908
Tennessee:
$47,275
$826
Memphis:
$94,400
Tennessee:
$150,600
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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
97 %
Male
3 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

Mid-Career
▲7%

▲6%

▲4%

National Average
$41,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

Hospice
▲36%

▲4%

Acute Care
▲3%

▲2%

Telemetry
▲1%

National Average
$41,000


Medicine / Surgery
▼2%


Wound Care
▼4%

Elder Care
▼5%

Family Practice
▼6%

Psychiatric
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 55%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
dental benefits
None: 25%
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