A Mid-Career Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) earns an average wage of $21.77 per hour.

$34,530 - $59,195
(Median)
$35K
$45K
$59K
MEDIAN: $45,105
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90%

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$17.33 - $27.21
(Median)
$17
$22
$27
MEDIAN: $21.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$34,530 - $59,195  
   
Bonus
$138.09 - $3,041  
Profit Sharing
$854  
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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$36,220 - $58,181  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 158
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$17.33 - $27.21  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.31  
Overtime
$23.37 - $39.81  
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$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$138.09 - $3,041  
   
Profit Sharing
$854  
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).
)
$36,220 - $58,181  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,197
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $46,093

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Skills That Affect Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) Salaries

Quality Improvement / QA
up arrow 10%

Hospice
up arrow 7%

Psychiatric
up arrow 6%


Wound Care
up arrow 4%

Elder Care
up arrow 3%

Acute Care
up arrow 3%

Medicine / Surgery
0%

National Average
$46,000

Dialysis
up arrow 1%

Gynecology
up arrow 1%

Home Health/Home Care
up arrow 2%

Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 3%


Family Practice
up arrow 6%

Telemetry
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 133 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
medical benefits
Vision: 54%
dental benefits
None: 28%
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