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
(Median)
$21K
$49K
$56K
MEDIAN: $49,251
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$17.88 - $26.77
(Median)
$18
$22
$27
MEDIAN: $21.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$20,608 - $56,236  
   
Bonus
$750  
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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$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  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$750  
   
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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$37,150 - $56,963  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 186
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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.

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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%
medical benefits
Vision: 52%
dental benefits
None: 20%
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