Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) in Houston, Texas Salary

Licensed Vocational Nurses in Houston, Texas take home approximately $22.28 per hour on average. Although just under a third lack health benefits of any kind, the larger part do enjoy medical insurance, and a majority get dental coverage, too. For the most part, Licensed Vocational Nurses in Houston enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$30,005 - $69,943
$30K
$44K
$70K
MEDIAN: $43,570
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50%
90%

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$18.91 - $25.69
$19
$22
$26
MEDIAN: $22.37
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$0$69K
Salary $30,005 - $69,943
Bonus $302.01 - $2,483
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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$38,788 - $58,796
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 34
Hourly Data $0$36
Hourly Rate $18.91 - $25.69
Overtime $19.73 - $36.86
Annual Data $0$58K
Bonus $302.01 - $2,483
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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$38,788 - $58,796
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 201

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 Vocational Nurse (LVN) Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)

Pay by Experience for a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) has a positive trend. An entry-level Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $42,000 based on 131 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 46 salaries. An experienced Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 66 salaries. A Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 48 salaries.

Key Stats for Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
22%

Experience Affects Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) Salaries

▲8%

▲1%

National Average
$47,000

▼1%

▼10%

Skills That Affect Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) Salaries

▲5%

▲1%


National Average
$47,000

▼1%

Quality Improvement / QA
▼2%

Elder Care
▼3%

▼3%

Medicine / Surgery
▼3%

Dialysis
▼3%

Psychiatric
▼3%

▼5%

Nursery
▼6%


Emergency Room (ER)
▼13%

Gynecology
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 69%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: 29%