Licensed practical nurse

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How much does a Licensed Practical Nurse make in St. Louis, MO?

Average base salary
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236 salaries reported, updated at May 18, 2020
$27.77
per hour
The average salary for a licensed practical nurse is $27.77 per hour in St. Louis, MO and $7,125 overtime per year.
10% higher
than national average
Additional compensation
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Overtime
$7,125
per year
Most common benefits
  • Referral program
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Work from home
  • 401(k)

Salaries by years of experience in St. Louis, MO

Salaries by years of experience in St. Louis, MO

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for licensed practical nurses

Most recommended certification

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earn +32.39% more

The jobs requiring this certification have increase by 11.07% since 2018. Licensed Practical Nurses with this certification earn +32.39% more than the average base salary, which is $27.77 per hour.

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More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

License categories:
Top license
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Companies
LMSW
+53.28%
6 jobs
36Company icon
LSW
+34.28%
18 jobs
1,063Company icon
Social Work License
+31.11%
9 jobs
38Company icon
Chiropractic License
+35.69%
2 jobs
2Company icon
RN
+6.74%
5,506 jobs
16,006Company icon
Top skill
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Job openings
Companies
Cerner
+44.05%
9Company icon
Pharmacy Software
+44.03%
9Company icon
Document Management Systems
+26.34%
31Company icon
Physiology Knowledge
+37.67%
51Company icon
Utilization Review
+27.82%
21Company icon
Certification categories:
Top certification
Salary
Job openings
Companies
RRT
+32.39%
53Company icon
AHA Certification
+8.33%
1,916Company icon
COTA
+16.69%
12Company icon
BLS Certification
+5.60%
10,541Company icon
CNA
+3.51%
1,799Company icon
Field of study categories:
Top field of study
Salary
Job openings
Companies
Social Work Degree
+33.90%
75 jobs
230Company icon
Nursing Degree
+2.49%
1,083 jobs
2,917Company icon
Specialty categories:
Top specialty
Salary
Job openings
Companies
Holistic Medicine
+14.87%
60 jobs
359Company icon
Dialysis
+13.21%
104 jobs
807Company icon
Wound Care
+6.95%
832 jobs
2,213Company icon
Geriatrics
+7.05%
2,436 jobs
7,992Company icon
Home Health
+2.64%
2,742 jobs
13,434Company icon

Most common benefits for Licensed Practical Nurses

  • Referral program
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Work from home
  • 401(k)
  • Vision insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement plan
  • Disability insurance
  • Life insurance

Salary satisfaction

Based on 1,741 ratings

54% of Licensed practical nurses in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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