How much does a Licensed Practical Nurse make in Kentucky?

Average Licensed Practical Nurse Salary

High Confidence

$1,388/week

The average salary for a Licensed Practical Nurse in Kentucky is $1,388 per week. This is 12% lower than the US average of $1,561.

Estimate based on 118 active jobs in the last 90 days.

What cities in Kentucky pay the most for Licensed Practical Nurse?

CityAverage Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
Hazard, Kentucky$2,172$3,024
Whitesburg, Kentucky$2,138$2,138
Prestonsburg, Kentucky$1,880$1,999
Scottsville, Kentucky$1,830$1,897
Williamstown, Kentucky$1,523$1,708
Paducah, Kentucky$1,509$1,509
Carrollton, Kentucky$1,445$1,701
Murray, Kentucky$1,443$1,519
Hardinsburg, Kentucky$1,360$1,360
Owensboro, Kentucky$1,340$1,728

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What type of LPN / LVN Nurses make the most money in Kentucky?

SpecialtyAverage Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
Med Surg$1,849$3,024
Long Term Care$1,368$1,836

Top Licensed Practical Nurse Jobs

View job details for Travel LPN / LVNOneStaff Medical
Travel LPN / LVN
Bowling Green, Kentucky
OneStaff Medical
4 days ago
ASAP13 wks3x12 hrsNights
$1,859/wk
Travel contract
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View job details for Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term CareArdor Health Solutions
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Owensboro, Kentucky
Ardor Health Solutions
3 days ago
Dec 128 wks5x8 hrsEveningsCOVID19
$1,484/wk
Travel contract
I'm interested
View job details for Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term CareArdor Health Solutions
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Owensboro, Kentucky
Ardor Health Solutions
3 days ago
Dec 128 wks3x12 hrsNightsCOVID19
$1,336/wk
Travel contract
I'm interested
View job details for Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term CareArdor Health Solutions
Travel LPN / LVN - Long Term Care
Owensboro, Kentucky
Ardor Health Solutions
4 days ago
Dec 128 wks3x12 hrsDaysCOVID19
$1,336/wk
Travel contract
I'm interested
View job details for Travel LPN / LVNAscend National Healthcare Staffing
Travel LPN / LVN
Bridge Point Ctr
Florence, Kentucky
Ascend National Healthcare Staffing
2 days ago
ASAP8 wks5x8 hrsDays
$994/wk
Travel contract
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How does the pay for LPN / LVN Nurses in Kentucky compare to nearby states?

Average Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
Indiana$1,795$2,925
Virginia$1,644$3,041
Georgia$1,592$2,246
Illinois$1,590$2,600
South Carolina$1,497$3,072
Ohio$1,488$4,765
Tennessee$1,433$2,225
North Carolina$1,432$2,534
West Virginia$1,384$2,399
Alabama$1,306$1,925

What are the highest paying Agencies for Licensed Practical Nurse jobs in Kentucky?

Average Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
iDeal Personnel$3,024$3,024
Sharp Nursing Medical Staffing$2,105$2,105
TotalMed Staffing$1,696$1,870
Coast Medical Service$1,677$2,122
Convergence Medical Staffing$1,609$1,944
OneStaff Medical$1,549$1,999
Ardor Health Solutions$1,450$2,138
Destination Travelcare$1,433$1,638
Synergy Medical Staffing$1,416$1,708
Ascend National Healthcare Staffing$911$1,043