Average Early-Career Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Hourly Pay in Syracuse, New York

$17.60
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$1,239
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The average hourly pay for an Early-Career Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Syracuse, New York is $17.60.
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$15.07
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$17.60
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$22.40
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$15 - $22
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$0 - $1,239
Total Pay
$31,090 - $47,791
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What Do Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)s Do?

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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What Are Popular Skills for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)s?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)s?

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 $15.52 based on 8 salaries. A mid-career Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.16 based on 51 salaries. An experienced Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.25 based on 67 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $20.
Employees with Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 40.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (39.9% more) and Chicago, Illinois (36.1% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 172 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.7%
Mid Career
29.7%
Experienced
39.0%
Late Career
26.7%