Average Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with Long Term Care Skills Hourly Pay in Knoxville, Tennessee

$18.14
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The average hourly pay for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with Long Term Care skills in Knoxville, Tennessee is $18.14.
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$15.16
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$18.14
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$22.28
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MEDIAN $18.14
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Hourly Rate
$15 - $22
Total Pay
$32,205 - $50,186

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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 Geriatrics, Home Health/Home Care and Wound Care are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Pediatrics 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 $16.90 based on 11 salaries. A mid-career Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.01 based on 14 salaries. An experienced Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.54 based on 14 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $21.
Employees with Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 35.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (35.7% more) and Indianapolis, Indiana (20.8% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 52 survey responses.
Early Career
21.2%
Mid Career
26.9%
Experienced
26.9%
Late Career
25.0%