Entry-Level Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Kansas City, Missouri Salary

An Entry-Level Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Kansas City, Missouri earns an average wage of $17.62 per hour. A skill in Home Health/Home Care is associated with high pay for this job.

$15.27 - $20.31
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MEDIAN: $17.62
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Hourly Rate
$15.27 - $20.31  
   
Overtime
$17.75  
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Total Pay (?
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$30,840 - $48,241  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 24

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About Kansas City, Missouri

Jackson County, Missouri
475,361
Male:
228,430 (48.1%)
Female:
246,931 (51.9%)
Kansas City is the largest city in the U.S. state of Missouri and the sixth largest city in the Midwest. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the city had an estimated population of 475,378 in 2015, making it the 36th largest city by population in the United States. It is the anchor city of the Kansas City metropolitan area, which straddles the Kansas–Missouri border. Kansas City was founded in the 1830s as a Missouri River port at its confluence with the Kansas River coming in from the west. On June 1, 1850 the town of Kansas was incorporated; shortly after came the establishment of the Kansas Territory. Confusion between the two ensued and the name Kansas City was assigned to distinguish them soon thereafter. Sitting on Missouri's western border, with Downtown near the confluence of the Kansas and Missouri rivers, the modern city encompasses some 319.03 square miles (826.3 km2), making it...
Kansas City:
$50,259
Missouri:
$50,238
$833
Kansas City:
$138,400
Missouri:
$147,800
3.5%

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Key Stats for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
21%
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Skills That Affect Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

Home Health/Home Care
▲10%

Long Term Care
▲6%

National Average
$37,000

Geriatrics
▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
13 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
dental benefits
None: 31%
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