Entry-Level Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse Salary

The average rate for an Entry-Level Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse is $18.94 per hour.

$26,760 - $62,082
$27K
$39K
$62K
MEDIAN: $39,466
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$15.34 - $24.31
$15
$19
$24
MEDIAN: $19.15
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$26,760 - $62,082  
   
Bonus
$500  
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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$31,647 - $51,835  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 45
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$15.34 - $24.31  
   
Overtime
$10.36 - $36.30  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$500  
   
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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$31,647 - $51,835  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 393

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $40,461

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Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse in Fort Worth:
"Love."
Do not stop your education. Get your BSN. Do not be a nurse for a paycheck. Make sure it is your 'passion' to take care of ALL people.

Key Stats for Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 32 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
15%
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Skills That Affect Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse Salaries

Hospice
▲9%

Gynecology
▲6%

Wound Care
▲3%

▲2%

Emergency Room (ER)
▲2%

▼0%

National Average
$40,000

Geriatrics
▼1%

Psychiatric
▼1%

Long Term Care
▼2%

Home Health/Home Care
▼3%

▼4%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
▼4%

Dialysis
▼5%

Family Practice
▼8%

Medicine / Surgery
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 32 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
no benefits
None: 40%
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