Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Salary Information in Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana

The annual and hourly salary statistics of licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in Indianapolis-Carmel is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses in Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,480
25th Percentile Wage
$39,900
50th Percentile Wage
$44,340
75th Percentile Wage
$48,720
90th Percentile Wage
$52,040

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $52,040. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $44,340. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $34,480.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$44,340
2.57% 6.34%
2016
$43,200
3.19% -
2015
$41,820
-2.03% -
2014
$42,670
0.94% -
2013
$42,270
1.75% -
2012
$41,530
- -

Table 3. Compare Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Salary in Indianapolis-Carmel with Other Indiana Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $44,340 in Indianapolis-Carmel is in the middle of salary range for licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in state of Indiana. In comparison, the annual salary of licensed practical and licensed vocational nurses in Indianapolis-Carmel is 1.8 percent (1.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Gary and 14.3 percent (14.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying Michigan City-La Porte.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Gary
$45,130
Kokomo
$44,940
Indianapolis-Carmel
$44,340
Columbus
$43,980
Fort Wayne
$43,350
Anderson
$43,100
Central Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$42,210
Lafayette
$41,810
Terre Haute
$41,790
Muncie
$41,160
Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$40,630
Elkhart-Goshen
$40,560
Bloomington
$39,690
Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$39,170
Michigan City-La Porte
$37,990



See also: Top paying jobs in Indianapolis-Carmel, Indiana.