Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse in Houston, Texas Salary

The average wage for a Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse in Houston, Texas is $20.74 per hour. A skill in Home Health/Home Care is associated with high pay for this job.

$15.48 - $27.00
$15
$21
$27
MEDIAN: $21.05
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50%
90%

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Hourly Data $0$50
Hourly Rate $15.48 - $27.00
Overtime $31.76
Annual Data $0$62K
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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$33,057 - $62,042
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 24

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse

Pay by Experience for a Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse has a positive trend. An entry-level Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 23 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 14 salaries. A Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
21%
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Experience Affects Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse Salaries

Late-Career
▲34%

Mid-Career
▲4%

Experienced
▼0%

National Average
$45,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Licensed Practical or Licensed Vocational Nurse Salaries


Family Practice
▲4%

Geriatrics
▲3%

Acute Care
▲2%

Elder Care
▲1%

National Average
$45,000

Hospice
▼1%

Medicine / Surgery
▼8%

Pediatrics
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 31%
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