LPN starting pay $26.50! - page 7

My brother just finished up his LPN school a few months ago, he got hired here in the metro detroit area in MI for $26.50 starting. I am attending the same school he went to, I am half way done and... Read More

  1. by   pink2blue1
    I've been an LVN in California for 3.5 years and that is EXACTLY what I make NOW. I started at 18.50.
  2. by   liberty_bell
    ^^ Dang...I'm in Socal and Lvns start at $25/hr
  3. by   Peds_Nurse
    It's averaging $20.60 here in Northern California, with benefits and without shift differential.
  4. by   RED 28
    Looking for good paying part time 12 hour shifts no benifits any advice?????
  5. by   Anne36
    Hi Red, what part of the country do you live in?
  6. by   CarolinaGirl1112
    I hope you all will keep posting here....I am a soon to be nursing student and reading threads like this is really helpful and encouraging!
  7. by   msvegaslpn
    In las vegas i just got a lpn new grad imc position for 28.75 an hour...were a high demand area for nurses......i have fellow grads who are making similar in subacute facilities and hospice centers.
  8. by   shookee
    Quote from msvegaslpn
    In las vegas i just got a lpn new grad imc position for 28.75 an hour...were a high demand area for nurses......i have fellow grads who are making similar in subacute facilities and hospice centers.
    Thanks for posting this. Vegas is on my wishlist. Do you have any suggestions what hospitals/companies to apply for?
  9. by   RED 28
    I am near chicago. Il
  10. by   KG916
    I was a medical assistant prior to becoming an LVN- I maxed out at $24.50. Since becoming an LVN (3yrs ago) I'm making $34 with benefits and then I am per diem at an LTC and make $29 per hour( with no benefits) I'm in Sacramento.
  11. by   DreamyEyes
    I live in New Hampshire, and just the other day I saw a job post for a full-time LPN, benefits, starting at $23-$25 an hour depending on experience.
  12. by   paris07
    $24 thru $28 DOLLARS an HR for LPN'S also here in South New Jersey some states give LPN's CNA pay glad I live in NJ
  13. by   RED 28
    Any high paying jobs near chicago??????????????????????????????????????????? ????????????????

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