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Average Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with Medicine / Surgery Skills Hourly Pay in Syracuse, New York

$20.25
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$1,239
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The average hourly pay for a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with Medicine / Surgery skills in Syracuse, New York is $20.25.
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$17.14
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$20.25
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$24.27
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$17 - $24
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$0 - $1,239
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$36,195 - $51,473
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What Do Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)s Do?

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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What Are Popular Skills for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)s?

Skills in Long Term Care, Geriatrics and Wound Care are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Elder Care and Family Practice.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)s?

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 $17.44 based on 10 salaries. A mid-career Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.14 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.99 based on 9 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 23.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New Orleans, Louisiana (0.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (15.3% less), Orlando, Florida (5.7% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (2.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 34 survey responses.
Early Career
29.4%
Mid Career
14.7%
Experienced
26.5%
Late Career
29.4%