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.

$25,342 - $63,509
$25K
$37K
$64K
MEDIAN: $37,202
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50%
90%

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$15.34 - $24.39
$15
$19
$24
MEDIAN: $19.27
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50%
90%

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$0$63K
Salary $25,342 - $63,509
Bonus $450.00
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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$31,788 - $52,561
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 31
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $15.34 - $24.39
Overtime $14.90 - $35.79
Annual Data $0$52K
Bonus $450.00
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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$31,788 - $52,561
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 277

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United States (change)

Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $40,767

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

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.

Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse in El Paso:
"Daily Responsibilities of an LPN/ LVN."
Be competent in your skills. Pay attention to detail. Work ONLY within your scope of practice. Learn to efficiently multi-task. Avoid medication errors. Always identify and double-check yourself before all patient encounters. Take pride in all you do at your workplace. Never stop learning. Maintain you CEU's and always take advantage of all extra learning opportunities.

Key Stats for Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
17%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse Salaries

Hospice
▲8%

Gynecology
▲5%

Wound Care
▲2%

▲1%

Emergency Room (ER)
▲1%

National Average
$41,000

Geriatrics
▼1%

▼1%

Psychiatric
▼2%

Long Term Care
▼3%

Home Health/Home Care
▼4%

▼5%

Dialysis
▼5%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
▼5%

Family Practice
▼9%

Medicine / Surgery
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 55%
dental benefits
Dental: 42%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
no benefits
None: 43%
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