Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Lafayette, Louisiana Salary

A Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Lafayette, Louisiana earns an average wage of $17.37 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Home Health/Home Care and Elder Care.

$21,986 - $48,454
$38K
MEDIAN: $38,000
50%

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$13.93 - $21.45
$14
$18
$21
MEDIAN: $17.74
10%
50%
90%

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$0$50K
Salary $38,000
Bonus $2,900
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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$28,569 - $50,410
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 5
Hourly Data $0$27
Hourly Rate $13.93 - $21.45
Overtime $27.05
Annual Data $0$50K
Bonus $2,900
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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$28,569 - $50,410
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 37

About Lafayette, Louisiana

Lafayette Parish, Louisiana
127,661
Male:
64,018 (50.1%)
Female:
63,643 (49.9%)
Lafayette (/ˌlæfiˈjɛt/; French: [lafajɛt]) is a city located along the Vermilion River in southwestern Louisiana. The city of Lafayette is the fourth-largest in the state, with a population of 120,623 at the 2010 census. It is the principal city of the Lafayette, Louisiana Metropolitan Statistical Area, and also the larger, Combined Statistical Area of Lafayette-Opelousas-Morgan City CSA with a population of 611,774 according to 2012 estimates. Lafayette is the parish seat of Lafayette Parish, Louisiana. Its nickname is The Hub City. The American city was founded as Vermilionville in 1821 by Jean Mouton, a French-speaking man of Acadian descent. In 1884, it was renamed for General Lafayette, who fought with and significantly aided the American Army during the American Revolutionary War. The city's economy was primarily based on agriculture until the 1940s, when the petroleum and natural gas industries became dominant. Lafayette is considered the center of Acadiana, the area of Cajun and...
Lafayette:
$47,830
Louisiana:
$45,727
$816
Lafayette:
$186,100
Louisiana:
$155,600
3.1%

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 $34,000 based on 24 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 $37,000 based on 15 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 $39,000 based on 19 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 $43,000 based on 8 salaries.

Key Stats for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
21%

Experience Affects Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

Late-Career
▲13%

Experienced
▲3%

National Average
$38,000

Mid-Career
▼3%

Entry-Level
▼9%

Skills That Affect Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

Home Health/Home Care
▲13%

Elder Care
▲12%

Long Term Care
▲5%

Wound Care
▲3%

Geriatrics
▲1%

Pediatrics
▼0%

National Average
$38,000

Family Practice
▼1%

Psychiatric
▼3%

Medicine / Surgery
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
no benefits
None: 14%