Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Halifax, Nova Scotia Salary (Canada)

A Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Halifax, Nova Scotia earns an average wage of C$23.59 per hour. This job's pay does not change very much with experience.

C$33,000 - C$50,980
C$40K
MEDIAN: C$40,000
50%
C$20.26 - C$25.46
C$20
C$24
C$25
MEDIAN: C$23.51
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$53K
Salary C$40,000
Bonus C$650
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$40,144 - C$53,134
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 5
Hourly Data C$0C$34
Hourly Rate C$20.26 - C$25.46
Overtime C$34.00
Annual Data C$0C$53K
Bonus C$650
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$40,144 - C$53,134
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 49

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

Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Pay by Experience for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) has a positive trend. An entry-level Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$48,000 based on 14 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$48,000 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$50,000 based on 5 salaries. A Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$50,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
22%

Experience Affects Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

Late-Career
▲3%

Experienced
▲2%

National Average
C$49,000

▼1%

Mid-Career
▼2%

Skills That Affect Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

Emergency Room (ER)
▲5%

Acute Care
▲1%

Geriatrics
▼0%

National Average
C$49,000

Elder Care
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
11%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
vision benefits
Vision: 53%
no benefits
None: 27%