The cost to install vinyl plank flooring ranges between $881-$3,336. Labor costs for installation average $36 per hour or $3-$10 per square foot, not including materials needed for installation. Vinyl flooring, available in planks, sheet, or tile – is a preferred flooring option due to it’s water-resistant, low maintenance, cost-effective, durable, long-lasting, and comfort characteristics. Vinyl plank flooring can be installed over an existing floor and doesn’t need to be glued or nailed down since it snaps together. Vinyl plank flooring is often used in place of wood floors since it can be reinforced with urethane to make it scratch- and stain-resistant. Learn more about what makes vinyl plank flooring a preferred floor material and costs for installation.