The average pay for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Boston, Massachusetts is $25.13 per hour. A skill in Hospice is associated with high pay for this job.

$30,201 - $70,027
(Median)
$30K
$46K
$70K
MEDIAN: $45,781
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$20.83 - $31.53
(Median)
$21
$25
$32
MEDIAN: $25.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$30,201 - $70,027  
   
Bonus
$1,250  
Total Pay (?
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$42,367 - $67,439  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 10
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$20.83 - $31.53  
   
Overtime
$36.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$1,250  
   
Total Pay (?
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$42,367 - $67,439  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 68

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About Boston, Massachusetts

Suffolk County, Massachusetts
669,469
Male:
322,149 (48.1%)
Female:
347,320 (51.9%)
Boston (pronounced /ˈbɒstən/ BOSS-tən) is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. Boston is also the seat of Suffolk County, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999. The city proper covers 48 square miles (124 km2) with an estimated population of 667,137 in 2015, making it the largest city in New England and the 23rd most populous city in the United States. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area called Greater Boston, home to 4.7 million people and the tenth-largest metropolitan statistical area in the country. Greater Boston as a commuting region is home to 8.1 million people, making it the sixth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. One of the oldest cities in the United States, Boston was founded on the Shawmut Peninsula in 1630 by Puritan settlers from England. It was the scene...
Boston:
$58,263
Massachusetts:
$70,628
$1,423
Boston:
$453,000
Massachusetts:
$352,100
4.6%

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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.

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Experience Affects Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 23%

Experienced
up arrow 10%


National Average
$52,000


Skills That Affect Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

Hospice
up arrow 11%

Geriatrics
up arrow 9%

Long Term Care
up arrow 7%

Acute Care
up arrow 6%

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 6%

Wound Care
up arrow 4%

Home Health/Home Care
up arrow 3%

Pediatrics
up arrow 3%

Elder Care
up arrow 1%

Family Practice
up arrow 1%

National Average
$52,000

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
medical benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 29%
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