Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) is $21.62
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)s?
A mid-career Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $21.35 based on 5 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $23.
What Do Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)s Do?
Licensed practical nurses (LPN) are responsible for using their extensive training in a wide range of nursing tasks and patient-care objectives. These nurses must have strong communication skills to interact with patients, listen to their concerns, talk to their families, and solve any issues as soon as they arise. They must also be organized and pay close attention to detail to facilitate this care.
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