LVN Salary in Boston, Massachusetts

To get your salary data, use the search bar below or browse by job, city, or state.
loading...

Job title is required

loading...

Job location is required.

Average Salary for LVN in Boston, Massachusetts

The average salary of a(n) LVN in Boston, Massachusetts is $56,648.

The average hourly rate of a(n) LVN in Boston, Massachusetts is $27.23.

The average bonus of a(n) LVN in Boston, Massachusetts is $833.00.

Job Description:

Cares for and gives prescribed medical personal care services to ill, injured, convalescent, and disabled patients in such settings as hospitals, clinics, private homes, schools, sanitariums, and similar institutions. Takes and records patients' vital signs. Dresses wounds, gives enemas, douches, alcohol rubs, and massages. Applies compresses, ice bags, and hot water bottles. Observes patients and reports adverse reactions to medication or treatment to medical personnel in charge. Administers specified medication, orally or by subcutaneous or intermuscular injection, and notes time and amount on patients' charts. Requires an LPN or LVN license. Assembles and uses such equipment as catheters, tracheotomy tubes, and oxygen suppliers. Collects samples, such as urine, blood, and sputum, from patients for testing and performs routine laboratory tests on samples. Sterilizes equipment and supplies, using germicides, sterilizer, or autoclave. Prepares or examines food trays for prescribed diet and feeds patients. Records food and fluid intake and output. Bathes, dresses, and assists patients in walking and turning. Cleans rooms, makes beds, and answers patients' calls. Washes and dresses bodies of deceased patients. In home care environment, serves as a liaison between the client and the private duty staff, and assesses the client's condition and the home environment. Provides health care instruction to patient and family members. May provide medical treatment and personal care to patients in private home settings. May assist in delivery, care, and feeding of infants. May inventory and requisition supplies. Less

Cares for and gives prescribed medical personal care services to ill, injured, convalescent, and disabled patients in such settings as hospitals, clinics, private homes, schools, sanitariums, and similar institutions. Takes and records patients' vital signs. Dresses wounds, gives enemas, douches,... More

How helpful is this page?

Are you a(n) LVN?

Get a more personalized salary report now. Get Report

Average Salaries for Similar Jobs in Boston, Massachusetts

Job Openings by Indeed job search

Results for LVN in Boston, Massachusetts

Licensed Practical Nurse (REACH) - External - Brockton, MA

Department Of Veterans Affairs

Knowledge and skill in performing support duties for complex diagnostic tests and/or specialized practices or procedures, which include preparing the patient,...

View job on Indeed.com

LPN - Per Diem - Tower Hill in Canton, MA - Canton, MA

Kindred Healthcare

Scope of work may be modified by State specific rules under the Nurse Practice Act. You want to work in a healthcare setting where you are valued and...

View job on Indeed.com

On-Call LPN/LVN at Atria Marina Place - Quincy, MA

Atria Marina Place

Assist in the training of assisted living staff and participates in orientation of new staff. Attend and participates in scheduled in-service programs, training...

View job on Indeed.com

Resident Care Coordinator, Registered Nurse - Weymouth, MA

Rogerson Communities

Must possess a Nursing Degree from an accredited college or university, or be a graduate of an approved LPN/LVN program....

View job on Indeed.com

LPN - Full-Time - Highgate Manor (Dedham, MA) - Dedham, MA

Kindred Healthcare

Scope of work may be modified by State specific rules under the Nurse Practice Act. You want to work in a healthcare setting where you are valued and...

View job on Indeed.com

Discover How Much You
Should Be Paid

Work in Compensation or HR?    x