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Licensed vocational nurse salary in Lubbock, TX

How much does a Licensed Vocational Nurse make in Lubbock, TX?

Average base salary

below national average
Average $24.55
Low $17.79
High $33.89
$6,750per year
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a licensed vocational nurse is $24.55 per hour in Lubbock, TX and $6,750 overtime per year.626 salaries reported, updated at September 22, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in Lubbock, TX

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Less than 1 year
1 to 2 years
3 to 5 years
6 to 9 years
More than 10 years
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Top companies for Licensed Vocational Nurses in Lubbock, TX

  1. Direct Care Source
    12 reviews11 salaries reported
    $34.43per hour
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Highest paying cities for Licensed Vocational Nurses near Lubbock, TX

  1. Austin, TX
    $28.97 per hour
    1.2k salaries reported
  2. Fort Worth, TX
    $28.95 per hour
    527 salaries reported
  3. Corpus Christi, TX
    $28.35 per hour
    189 salaries reported
  1. Houston, TX
    $27.94 per hour
    1.3k salaries reported
  2. Dallas, TX
    $27.94 per hour
    763 salaries reported
  3. Tyler, TX
    $26.52 per hour
    247 salaries reported
  1. El Paso, TX
    $26.34 per hour
    331 salaries reported
  2. San Antonio, TX
    $26.29 per hour
    2.4k salaries reported
  3. Beaumont, TX
    $24.89 per hour
    235 salaries reported
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Where can a Licensed Vocational Nurse earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Licensed Vocational Nurses

Most recommended skill

Hospice Care(earn +19.96% more)

The jobs requiring this skill have increase by 17.40% since 2018. Licensed Vocational Nurses with this skill earn +19.96% more than the average base salary, which is $24.55 per hour.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this skillChange from previous year
2012516increase by 516
20132407increase by 366.47%
20145046increase by 109.64%
20152107decrease by 58.24%
20161755decrease by 16.71%
20171154decrease by 34.25%
20181098decrease by 4.85%
20191289increase by 17.40%

Top companies hiring Licensed Vocational Nurses with the recommended skill

UMC Health System
StarCare Specialty Health System
Trustpoint Rehabilitation Hospital of Lubbock
Direct Care Source
Heritage Oaks N&R
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Top fields of study
Social Work Degree
Top licenses
Top specialties
Hospice & Palliative Medicine

More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

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Most common benefits for Licensed Vocational Nurses

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • AD&D insurance
  • Commuter assistance
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Housing stipend
  • License reimbursement
  • Life insurance
  • Loan forgiveness
  • Loan repayment program
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid housing
  • Paid orientation
  • Paid sick time
  • Paid time off
  • Paid training
  • Pet insurance
  • Referral program
  • Travel reimbursement
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 420 ratings

48% of Licensed Vocational Nurses in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in Lubbock, TX?

Licensed Practical Nurse

Job openings

Average $30.47 per hour

Registered Nurse - Operating Room

Job openings

Average $67.50 per hour

Registered Nurse - Home Health

Job openings

Average $40.00 per hour

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Common questions about salaries for a Licensed Vocational Nurse

How can licensed vocational nurses (LVNs) increase their salary?

The salaries of licensed vocational nurses (LVNs) vary depending on their level of education and experience, their work location and the type of facility they work in. A licensed vocational nurse may decide to progress to become a registered nurse in order to earn a higher salary.

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How much do similar professions to licensed vocational nurse (LVN) get paid?

Check the below Indeed career pages for detailed pay ranges of similar professions to licensed vocational nurse (LVN):

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How can I know if I am being paid fairly as a licensed vocational nurse (LVN)?

If you’re unsure about what salary is appropriate for a licensed vocational nurse (LVN) position, visit Indeed's Salary Calculator to get a free, personalized pay range based on your location, industry and experience.

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