How much does a Licensed Practical Nurse make in Louisiana? The average Licensed Practical Nurse salary in Louisiana is $46,962 as of February 26, 2020, but the range typically falls between $42,705 and $52,579. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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25% $42,705 10% $38,828 90% $57,693 75% $52,579 $46,962 50%(Median)
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Licensed Practical Nurse administers nursing care under the supervision of a registered nurse or other medical supervisor. Provides basic medical care, including changing bandages, administering medication, and collecting specimens. Being a Licensed Practical Nurse ensures the health, comfort and safety of patients by assisting with bathing, feeding, and dressing. Monitors and reports changes in patient's condition to supervisor. Additionally, Licensed Practical Nurse requires a high school diploma. Typically reports to a registered nurse or supervisor. Requires graduation from approved LPN educational program. Requires a state license to practice. Licensed Practical Nurse's years of experience requirement may be unspecified. Certification and/or licensing in the position's specialty is the main requirement. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abbeville, LA Avg. Salary $44,778 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Abita Springs, LA Avg. Salary $48,273 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Acme, LA Avg. Salary $43,041 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Addis, LA Avg. Salary $45,580 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Aimwell, LA Avg. Salary $43,041 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Akers, LA Avg. Salary $47,729 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Albany, LA Avg. Salary $45,188 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Alexandria, LA Avg. Salary $43,433 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Ama, LA Avg. Salary $48,561 Date Updated February 26, 2020
Location Amelia, LA Avg. Salary $45,188 Date Updated February 26, 2020
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