A Late-Career Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse earns an average wage of $21.43 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Wound Care, Hospice, Emergency Room (ER), and Psychiatric.

$30,609 - $56,765
(Median)
$31K
$45K
$57K
MEDIAN: $45,227
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50%
90%

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$17.22 - $28.27
(Median)
$17
$21
$28
MEDIAN: $21.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$30,609 - $56,765  
   
Bonus
$-0.50 - $10,926  
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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$35,362 - $61,387  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 32
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$17.22 - $28.27  
   
Overtime
$19.57 - $38.05  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$-0.50 - $10,926  
   
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).
)
$35,362 - $61,387  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 193
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Skills That Affect Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse Salaries

Hospice
up arrow 13%

Wound Care
up arrow 13%

Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 11%

Psychiatric
up arrow 10%

Geriatrics
up arrow 7%

Acute Care
up arrow 5%

Long Term Care
up arrow 2%

Family Practice
up arrow 1%

Telemetry
0%

National Average
$46,000

Elder Care
up arrow 1%

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 2%

Home Health/Home Care
up arrow 3%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
up arrow 3%

Pediatrics
up arrow 5%

Gynecology
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 54%
medical benefits
Vision: 46%
dental benefits
None: 35%
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