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2021 Olympia, WA Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Salary Guide

Care for ill, injured, or convalescing patients or persons with disabilities in hospitals, nursing homes, clinics, private homes, group homes, and similar institutions. May work under the supervision of a registered nurse. Licensing required.

Olympia, WA Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Salary 2021

Salary

$59.1K

Growth

8%

Bright Outlook

Bright

Green

No

How Much Do Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Make in Olympia, WA 2021?

Percentile 10% 25% 50% (Median) 75% 90%
Annual Wage $43,510 $51,860 $59,090 $66,190 $76,080
Hourly Wage $20.92 $24.93 $28.41 $31.82 $36.58

How Much Do Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Make in Olympia, WA 2021?

Percentile
10%
25%
50% (Median)
75%
90%
Annual Wage
$43,510
$51,860
$59,090
$66,190
$76,080
Hourly Wage
$20.92
$24.93
$28.41
$31.82
$36.58

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Job Description

Care for ill, injured, or convalescing patients or persons with disabilities in hospitals, nursing homes, clinics, private homes, group homes, and similar institutions. May work under the supervision of a registered nurse. Licensing required.

Also known as:

Charge Nurse, Clinic Licensed Practical Nurse (Clinic LPN), Clinic Nurse, Home Health Licensed Practical Nurse (Home Health LPN), Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN), Office Nurse, Pediatric LPN (Pediatric Licensed Practical Nurse), Private Duty Nurse, Radiation Oncology Nurse, Triage LPN (Triage Licensed Practical Nurse)

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Activities

  • Monitor patient conditions during treatments, procedures, or activities.
  • Record patient medical histories.
  • Measure the physical or physiological attributes of patients.
  • Record patient medical histories.
  • Administer intravenous medications.
  • Record patient medical histories.
  • Administer basic health care or medical treatments.
  • Apply bandages, dressings, or splints.
  • Assist patients with hygiene or daily living activities.
  • Train patients, family members, or caregivers in techniques for managing disabilities or illnesses.
  • Supervise patient care personnel.
  • Sterilize medical equipment or instruments.
  • Collaborate with healthcare professionals to plan or provide treatment.
  • Analyze quantitative data to determine effectiveness of treatments or therapies.
  • Collaborate with healthcare professionals to plan or provide treatment.
  • Operate diagnostic or therapeutic medical instruments or equipment.
  • Record patient medical histories.
  • Prepare medical supplies or equipment for use.
  • Maintain medical facility records.
  • Schedule patient procedures or appointments.
  • Perform clerical work in medical settings.
  • Collect biological specimens from patients.
  • Test biological specimens to gather information about patient conditions.
  • Manage preparation of special meals or diets.
  • Assist patients with hygiene or daily living activities.
  • Prepare medical supplies or equipment for use.
  • Prepare patients physically for medical procedures.
  • Explain medical procedures or test results to patients or family members.
  • Treat patients using physical therapy techniques.
  • Clean medical equipment or facilities.
  • Order medical supplies or equipment.
  • Maintain inventory of medical supplies or equipment.
  • Assist healthcare practitioners during examinations or treatments.

What Is The Projected Outlook For Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses in Olympia, WA?

Location 2020 Employment 2030 Employment Percent change Annual projected job openings
Washington 8,190 8,880 8% 790
United States 688,100 751,900 9% 60,700

What Is The Projected Outlook For Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses in Olympia, WA?

Location
2020 Employment
2030 Employment
Percent change
Annual projected job openings
Washington
8,190
8,880
8%
790
United States
688,100
751,900
9%
60,700

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Education & Experience

  • Postsecondary certificate
  • No work experience
  • No on-the-job training

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Salary Guide 2021