Average Mid-Career Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Hourly Pay in Kansas City, Missouri

$19.63
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$1,350
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The average hourly pay for a Mid-Career Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Kansas City, Missouri is $19.63.
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$17.21
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$19.63
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$23.37
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Hourly Rate
$17 - $23
Bonus
$0 - $1,350
Total Pay
$36,189 - $50,075

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Job Description for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

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.

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Popular Skills for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Skills in Long Term Care, Geriatrics, Elder Care and Acute Care are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Family Practice.

Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

An entry-level Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $18.40 based on 14 salaries. An early career Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.18 based on 35 salaries. An experienced Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.04 based on 34 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $21.
Employees with Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 29.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (26.5% more) and Cincinnati, Ohio (11.3% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 124 survey responses.
Entry Level
11.3%
Early Career
28.2%
Experienced
27.4%
Late Career
33.1%