How much does a Licensed Practical Nurse make in the United States?

Average Licensed Practical Nurse Salary

High Confidence

$1,561/week

Estimate based on 4279 active jobs in the last 90 days.

Where do LPN / LVN Nurses get paid the most?

StateAverage Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
District of Columbia$2,073$2,073
Louisiana$2,016$3,787
Wyoming$1,977$2,912
Idaho$1,848$4,406
Indiana$1,795$2,925
Vermont$1,785$3,040
Utah$1,777$2,384
Minnesota$1,749$3,174
New Jersey$1,739$2,112
Oregon$1,724$2,535

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What cities pay the most for Licensed Practical Nurse?

CityAverage Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
Natchitoches, Louisiana$3,787$3,787
Rayne, Louisiana$3,787$3,787
Shreveport, Louisiana$3,787$3,787
Thibodaux, Louisiana$3,787$3,787
Rockport, Maine$3,673$3,866
Boothbay Harbor, Maine$3,345$3,345
Concord, Massachusetts$3,200$3,200
Bismarck, North Dakota$3,124$3,124
Campbell, California$3,001$3,001
Fort Myers, Florida$2,850$3,300

Top Licensed Practical Nurse Jobs

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Travel LPN / LVN
Mercy Rehab Hospital
Springfield, Missouri
Ascend National Healthcare Staffing
19 hours ago
Dec 1313 wks3x12 hrsNights
$2,484/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN
Sandia Ridge Center
Albuquerque, New Mexico
Ascend National Healthcare Staffing
19 hours ago
Dec 58 wks4x9 hrsDays
$2,070/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN
Townsend, Montana
TotalMed Staffing
19 hours ago
Dec 2714 wks3x12 hrsDays
$1,682/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN
Fox Hill Ctr
Rockville, Connecticut
Ascend National Healthcare Staffing
19 hours ago
ASAP8 wks5x8 hrsEvenings
$1,325/wk
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Travel LPN / LVN
Prescott, Arizona
OneStaff Medical
20 hours ago
ASAP13 wks3x12 hrsFlexible
$830/wk
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What type of LPN / LVN Nurses make the most money?

SpecialtyAverage Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
Mobile Testing$2,211$2,211
Clinic$2,143$3,072
Vaccination$1,830$1,830
Home Health$1,598$3,300
Long Term Care$1,567$3,200
Med Surg$1,536$4,765
Behavioral Health$1,504$2,138
Correctional$1,416$2,107

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

Average Weekly SalaryMax Weekly Salary
LeaderStat$4,765$4,765
Acute Medical Staffing$4,406$4,406
Gifted Healthcare$3,787$3,787
iDeal Personnel$3,024$3,024
GQR Healthcare$2,704$3,685
ADN Healthcare$2,533$2,925
BSI Solutions$2,263$2,263
Accountable Healthcare Staffing$2,235$2,235
Custom Healthcare Solutions$2,160$2,160
Hallie's Medical Staffing$2,110$2,200