Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Chattanooga, Tennessee Salary

The average Licensed Practical Nurse in Chattanooga, Tenn. can expect to rake in roughly $18.11 per hour. Although a strong majority have medical coverage and the larger part have dental coverage, one in five claim no health benefits at all. For the most part, Licensed Practical Nurses in Chattanooga, Tenn. enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$35,000 - $46,452
$42K
MEDIAN: $42,000
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$16.06 - $21.96
$16
$18
$22
MEDIAN: $18.13
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$0$48K
Salary $42,000
Bonus $1,000
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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$33,277 - $48,145
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 5
Hourly Data $0$30
Hourly Rate $16.06 - $21.96
Overtime $23.49
Annual Data $0$48K
Bonus $1,000
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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$33,277 - $48,145
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 52

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About Chattanooga, Tennessee

Hamilton County, Tennessee
176,597
Male:
83,640 (47.4%)
Female:
92,957 (52.6%)
Chattanooga is a city in the U.S. state of Tennessee, with a population of 176,588 in 2015. The fourth-largest city in Tennessee, it is on the Tennessee River 135 miles (217 km) southeast of Nashville, 120 miles (190 km) northeast of Huntsville, Alabama, and 148 miles (238 km) northeast of Birmingham, Alabama. Chattanooga abuts the Georgia border and there are three major interstate highways in its vicinity: I-24, I-75, and I-59. The city lies between the Appalachian Mountains and the Cumberland Plateau, surrounded by mountains and ridges. The official nickname for Chattanooga is the Scenic City, reinforced by the city's reputation for outdoor activities. Unofficial nicknames include River City, Chatt, Nooga, Chattown, and Gig City, referencing Chattanooga's claims that it has the fastest internet service in the Western Hemisphere. Chattanooga is internationally known for the 1941 song "Chattanooga Choo Choo" by Glenn Miller and his orchestra. Chattanooga is home to the University of Tennessee...
Chattanooga:
$40,004
Tennessee:
$47,275
$764
Chattanooga:
$151,400
Tennessee:
$150,600
5.3%

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 $37,000 based on 25 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 12 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 13 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 $40,000 based on 13 salaries.

Key Stats for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
23%
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Experience Affects Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

▲5%

Experienced
▲3%

National Average
$38,000

▼3%

▼3%

Skills That Affect Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

Home Health/Home Care
▲8%

Hospice
▲3%

▲1%

Acute Care
▲1%

National Average
$38,000

Geriatrics
▼1%

Long Term Care
▼2%

Medicine / Surgery
▼2%

Wound Care
▼4%

Pediatrics
▼12%

Family Practice
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
no benefits
None: 18%
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