$40,362
Avg. Salary
$19.05
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Wilmington, North Carolina is $19.05 per hour.

The average pay for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in Wilmington, North Carolina is $40,362 per year.

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$16.10
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$19.05
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$22.55
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MEDIAN $19.05
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$32k
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$40k
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$42k
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MEDIAN $40,362
$32,000 - $42,475
$40K
MEDIAN: $40,362
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$0$50K
Salary $40,362
Bonus $500
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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$33,465 - $50,626
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 9
Hourly Data $0$31
Hourly Rate $16.10 - $22.55
Overtime $29.48
Annual Data $0$50K
Bonus $500
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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$33,465 - $50,626
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 79

Job Description for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

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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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.

About Wilmington, North Carolina

New Hanover County, North Carolina
115,947
Male:
52,346 (45.1%)
Female:
63,601 (54.9%)
Wilmington is a port city and the county seat of New Hanover County in coastal southeastern North Carolina, United States. The population is 112,067; according to the 2010 Census it is the eighth most populous city in the state. Wilmington is the principal city of the Wilmington Metropolitan Statistical Area, a metropolitan area that includes New Hanover and Pender counties in southeastern North Carolina, which has a population of 263,429 as of the 2012 Census Estimate. Wilmington was settled by European Americans along the Cape Fear River. Its historic downtown has a one-mile-long Riverwalk, originally developed as a tourist attraction, and in 2014 Wilmington's riverfront was named the "Best American Riverfront" by USA Today. It is minutes away from nearby beaches. The National Trust for Historic Preservation named Wilmington, North Carolina, as one of its 2008 Dozen Distinctive Destinations. City residents live between the river and the ocean, with four nearby...
Wilmington:
$42,232
North Carolina:
$47,830
$893
Wilmington:
$221,200
North Carolina:
$160,100
5.5%

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 $35,000 based on 10 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 $40,000 based on 14 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 $41,000 based on 9 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 $42,000 based on 10 salaries.

Key Stats for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
28%

Experience Affects Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

Late-Career
▲5%

Experienced
▲2%

Mid-Career
▼0%

National Average
$40,000

Entry-Level
▼11%

Skills That Affect Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Salaries

Long Term Care
▲6%

Home Health/Home Care
▲2%

Elder Care
▲1%

Geriatrics
▼0%

National Average
$40,000

Pediatrics
▼5%

Family Practice
▼5%

Wound Care
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
28%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 41%
no benefits
None: 31%