Average Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Hourly Pay in Albany, New York

$18.67
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$1,500
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The average hourly pay for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Albany, New York is $18.67.
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$15.42
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$18.67
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$25.06
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Hourly Rate
$15 - $25
Bonus
$0 - $1,500
Total Pay
$32,736 - $52,980

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Job Description for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

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

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Popular Skills for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Skills in Long Term Care, Geriatrics and Elder Care are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Wound Care and 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 $16.99 based on 12 salaries. An early career Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.65 based on 57 salaries. A mid-career Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.69 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.20 based on 43 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 32.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (29.6% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (13.4% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 160 survey responses.
Entry Level
7.5%
Early Career
35.6%
Mid Career
16.3%
Experienced
26.9%
Late Career
13.8%