Average Entry-Level Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Hourly Pay in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

$17.42
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The average hourly pay for an Entry-Level Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is $17.42.
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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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Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

An early career Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $19.58 based on 59 salaries. A mid-career Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.84 based on 24 salaries. An experienced Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.41 based on 39 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $22.
Employees with Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 32.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (28.2% more) and Indianapolis, Indiana (10.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (5.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 170 survey responses.
Early Career
34.7%
Mid Career
14.1%
Experienced
22.9%
Late Career
28.2%