Average Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with Geriatrics Skills Hourly Pay in Nashville, Tennessee

$20.23
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$900
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The average hourly pay for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with Geriatrics skills in Nashville, Tennessee is $20.23.
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$17.55
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$20.23
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$24.67
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MEDIAN $20.23
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Hourly Rate
$18 - $25
Bonus
$0 - $900
Total Pay
$37,112 - $53,451

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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.

Career Paths

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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Registered Nurse (RN)
Charge Nurse (LPN)
Assistant Director of Nursing (ADON)
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

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

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 $19.25 based on 16 salaries. A mid-career Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.93 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.16 based on 25 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 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania earn an average of 26.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Chicago, Illinois (21.5% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (7.1% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 79 survey responses.
Early Career
20.3%
Mid Career
24.1%
Experienced
31.6%
Late Career
24.1%