Average Experienced Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) Hourly Pay in Los Angeles, California

$25.41
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$5,000
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The average hourly pay for an Experienced Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) in Los Angeles, California is $25.41.
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$18.85
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$25.41
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$31.08
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Hourly Rate
$19 - $31
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$0 - $5,000
Total Pay
$40,310 - $65,337

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Job Description for Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)

Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) Tasks
  • Provide nursing care to patients under the supervision of RNs or other medical professionals.
  • Prepare patients for exams or procedures.
  • Prepare and maintain equipment and supplies.
  • Observe and chart patient condition.
  • Administer prescribed medications.

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Popular Skills for Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)

Skills in Geriatrics, Wound Care and Acute Care are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Pediatrics and Home Health/Home Care.

Pay by Experience Level for Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)

An entry-level Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $20.88 based on 48 salaries. An early career Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $22.49 based on 272 salaries. A mid-career Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $24.08 based on 169 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $26.
Employees with Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) in their job title in San Diego, California earn an average of 1.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Riverside, California (0.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in San Antonio, Texas (12.9% less), Austin, Texas (11.1% less) and Dallas, Texas (9.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 548 survey responses.
Entry Level
8.8%
Early Career
49.6%
Mid Career
30.8%
Late Career
10.8%