The average rate for a Dental Nurse is AU$23.73 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

AU$28,406 - AU$59,044
AU$28K
AU$42K
AU$59K
MEDIAN: AU$42,063
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50%
90%
AU$19.07 - AU$28.50
AU$19
AU$24
AU$29
MEDIAN: AU$23.84
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$59K
Salary AU$28,406 - AU$59,044
Bonus AU$1,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$37,767 - AU$59,606
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 37
Hourly Data AU$0AU$44
Hourly Rate AU$19.07 - AU$28.50
Overtime AU$5.00 - AU$44.25
Annual Data AU$0AU$59K
Bonus AU$1,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$37,767 - AU$59,606
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 286

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Dental Nurse Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Dental Nurse

Pay by Experience for a Dental Nurse has a positive trend. An entry-level Dental Nurse with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$44,000 based on 161 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Dental Nurse with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$51,000 based on 117 salaries. An experienced Dental Nurse which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$52,000 based on 70 salaries. A Dental Nurse with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$54,000 based on 49 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$49,418

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Dental Nurse

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
16%
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Experience Affects Dental Nurse Salaries

▲9%

▲6%

▲4%

National Average
AU$49,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Dental Nurse Salaries

Dental assistant
▲7%

Dental Nurse
▲3%

National Average
AU$49,000

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: 32%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 68%
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