LVN Salary in Houston, Texas

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 Houston, Texas

The average salary of a(n) LVN in Houston, Texas is $48,198.

The average hourly rate of a(n) LVN in Houston, Texas is $23.17.

The average bonus of a(n) LVN in Houston, Texas is $709.00.

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 Houston, Texas

Job Openings by Indeed job search

Results for LVN in Houston, Texas

LPN/LVN: Renal Care: WILL TRAIN! - Houston, TX

Fresenius Medical Care

Act as a resource person for other staff members. Functions as part of the hemodialysis health care team in providing safe and effective dialysis therapy for...

View job on Indeed.com

LVN - Baytown, TX

Bay Area Rehabilitation

LVN. Looking for a LVN for a female client in the North Shore area. Hours are 10pm to 6am Monday through Friday....

View job on Indeed.com

Utilization Management Clinical, LVN - STAR Kids (8a - 5p) - Houston, TX

Texas Children's Hospital

Graduate from an accredited School of Vocational Nursing. Assesses and processes all denial determinations after medical director review....

View job on Indeed.com

RN; LVN: Physical Therapist Home Health Positions - Houston, TX

Elite Healthcare Management

Needed immediately - LVN:. Physical Therapist for PRN assignments for Home Health. Elite Healthcare Management has a PRN position open for an RN with home...

View job on Indeed.com

Home Health Nursing - RN / LVN - Cypress, TX

Epic Health Services

LPN/LVN or RN home health or private duty nursing preferred. Assess home health patients to identify the physical, psycho-social, and environmental needs....

View job on Indeed.com

Discover How Much You
Should Be Paid

Work in Compensation or HR?    x