The average wage for a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) in San Diego, California is $21.79 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$20,608 - $56,236
$21K
$49K
$56K
MEDIAN: $49,251
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$17.88 - $26.77
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MEDIAN: $21.00
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$20,608 - $56,236  
   
Bonus
$750  
Total Pay (?
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$37,150 - $56,963  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 13
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$17.88 - $26.77  
   
Overtime
$27.15 - $43.16  
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$750  
   
Total Pay (?
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$37,150 - $56,963  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 186

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About San Diego, California

San Diego County, California
1,394,907
Male:
693,826 (49.7%)
Female:
701,081 (50.3%)
San Diego /ˌsæn diːˈeɪɡoʊ/ (Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a major city in California, United States. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,394,928 as of July 1, 2015, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the US and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population of 4,922,723 people. San Diego is known as "the birthplace of California" and is known for its mild year-round climate, natural deep-water harbor, extensive beaches, long association with the United States Navy and recent emergence as a healthcare and biotechnology development center. Historically home to the Kumeyaay people, San Diego was the first site visited...
San Diego:
$67,871
California:
$64,500
$1,444
San Diego:
$526,900
California:
$449,100
4.5%

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Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
10%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) Salaries




National Average
$46,000


Skills That Affect Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) Salaries

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
up arrow 10%

Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 7%

up arrow 5%

Acute Care
up arrow 4%

Geriatrics
up arrow 3%

Wound Care
up arrow 3%

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 3%

Telemetry
up arrow 3%

Elder Care
up arrow 2%

Psychiatric
up arrow 2%

Family Practice
up arrow 1%

Gynecology
up arrow 1%

National Average
$46,000



Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 59%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
dental benefits
None: 20%
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