A Mid-Career Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) earns an average wage of $21.85 per hour. A skill in Quality Improvement / QA is associated with high pay for this job.

$34,411 - $60,651
$34K
$45K
$61K
MEDIAN: $44,899
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$17.33 - $27.25
$17
$22
$27
MEDIAN: $21.85
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$34,411 - $60,651  
   
Bonus
$197.27 - $3,077  
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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$36,215 - $58,592  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 172
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$17.33 - $27.25  
   
Hourly Tips
$2.31  
Overtime
$23.28 - $39.19  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$197.27 - $3,077  
   
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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$36,215 - $58,592  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,288

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $46,279

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Key Stats for Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 143 votes.
080
5-9 years
81%
10-19 years
19%
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Skills That Affect Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) Salaries

Quality Improvement / QA
up arrow 13%

Hospice
up arrow 6%

Psychiatric
up arrow 6%





Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 1%

National Average
$46,000

Dialysis
up arrow 1%


Gynecology
up arrow 3%


Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 4%


Telemetry
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 143 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
dental benefits
None: 28%
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