The average pay for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Red Deer, Alberta is C$25.28 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

C$23.31 - C$34.06
C$23
C$26
C$34
MEDIAN: C$26.34
10%
50%
90%
Hourly Data C$0C$51
Hourly Rate C$23.31 - C$34.06
Hourly Tips C$5.00
Overtime C$51.13
Annual Data C$0C$71K
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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C$45,420 - C$71,026
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 21

Job Description for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Licensed practical nurses (LPN) are responsible for using their extensive training in a wide range of nursing tasks and patient-care objectives. These nurses must have strong communication skills to interact with patients, listen to their concerns, talk to their families, and solve any issues as soon as they arise. They must also be organized and pay close attention to detail to facilitate this care.

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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Tasks

  • Provide basic medical care helping physicians and registered nurses to focus in more specialized areas in patient care.
  • May include some clerical work and may work under the supervision of a registered nurse.
  • Take temperatures, dress wounds, record vital signs, collect blood and urine samples and prep patients for examinations, etc.

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Job Listings

Key Stats for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
17%

Experience Affects Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

Mid-Career
▲4%

Experienced
▲3%

National Average
C$55,000

Entry-Level
▼7%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 100%
vision benefits
Vision: 82%
no benefits
None: