Average Experienced Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Hourly Pay in Chicago, Illinois

$24.96
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$1,025
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The average hourly pay for an Experienced Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Chicago, Illinois is $24.96.
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$20.31
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$24.96
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$29.92
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Hourly Rate
$20 - $30
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$0 - $1,025
Total Pay
$42,612 - $64,086

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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 Geriatrics, Long Term Care and Wound Care are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Elder Care and Home Health/Home Care.

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 $22.33 based on 28 salaries. An early career Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $23.71 based on 102 salaries. A mid-career Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $24.84 based on 88 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $24.
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Years of Experience

This data is based on 295 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.5%
Early Career
34.6%
Mid Career
29.8%
Late Career
26.1%