Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) at The Veterans Administration (United States) Salary

The average wage for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) at The Veterans Administration (United States) is $18.47 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. 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. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Geriatrics, Medicine / Surgery, and Long Term Care.

$33,221 - $49,347
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MEDIAN: $46,099
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$15.26 - $21.46
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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
$33,221 - $49,347  
   
Total Pay (?
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$33,105 - $49,033  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$15.26 - $21.46  
   
Overtime
$30.00  
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$33,105 - $49,033  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14

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Key Stats for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

Experienced
up arrow 3%

National Average
$40,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Skills That Affect Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

Geriatrics
up arrow 19%

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 16%

Long Term Care
up arrow 16%

Psychiatric
up arrow 1%

National Average
$40,000

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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