$44,219
Avg. Salary
$21.91
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Allentown, Pennsylvania is $21.91 per hour.

The average pay for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Allentown, Pennsylvania is $44,219 per year.

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$17.94
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$21.91
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$26.44
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90%
MEDIAN $21.91
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$36k
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$44k
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$47k
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MEDIAN $44,219
$36,000 - $46,602
$44K
MEDIAN: $44,219
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$0$57K
Salary $44,219
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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$37,072 - $57,096
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 5
Hourly Data $0$38
Hourly Rate $17.94 - $26.44
Overtime $21.14 - $38.74
Annual Data $0$57K
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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$37,072 - $57,096
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 76

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.

About Allentown, Pennsylvania

Lehigh County, Pennsylvania
120,207
Male:
60,626 (50.4%)
Female:
59,581 (49.6%)
Allentown (Pennsylvania Dutch: Allenschteddel) is a city located in Lehigh County, Pennsylvania, United States. It is Pennsylvania's third most populous city and the 224th largest city in the United States. As of the 2010 census, the city had a total population of 118,032 and is currently the fastest growing city in all of Pennsylvania. It is the largest city in the metropolitan area known as the Lehigh Valley, which had a population of 821,623 residents as of 2010. It constitutes a portion of the New York City Metropolitan Area and is the county seat of Lehigh County. In 2012, the city celebrated the 250th anniversary of its founding in 1762. Located on the Lehigh River, Allentown is the largest of three adjacent cities, in Northampton and Lehigh counties, that make up a region of eastern Pennsylvania known as the Lehigh Valley. Allentown is 50 miles (80 km) north-northwest of Philadelphia, the fifth...
Allentown:
$37,146
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$923
Allentown:
$130,600
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
6.5%

Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Job Listings

Key Stats for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
20%

Experience Affects Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

National Average
$46,000

Late-Career
▼3%

Entry-Level
▼7%

Skills That Affect Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

National Average
$46,000

Elder Care
▼2%

Geriatrics
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 61%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 35%