Average Late-Career Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with Acute Care Skills Hourly Pay

$21.71
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$1,011
Bonus
$2,505
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The average hourly pay for a Late-Career Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with Acute Care skills is $21.71.
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$17.58
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$27.60
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Hourly Rate
$18 - $28
Bonus
$75 - $5,500
Profit Sharing
$488 - $9,826
Total Pay
$36,310 - $59,545

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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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Popular Skills for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Skills in Long Term Care, Geriatrics, Elder Care and Wound Care are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include 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 $18.29 based on 145 salaries. An early career Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.95 based on 1,224 salaries. A mid-career Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.16 based on 1,031 salaries. An experienced Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.76 based on 1,197 salaries.
Employees with Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in their job title in Boston, Massachusetts earn an average of 53.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Detroit, Michigan (17.3% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (10.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Syracuse, New York (8.0% less), New Orleans, Louisiana (6.1% less) and Memphis, Tennessee (3.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 3,597 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.0%
Early Career
34.0%
Mid Career
28.7%
Experienced
33.3%