The average wage for a Registered Nurse (RN) is AU$31.39 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$38,641 - AU$80,411
AU$39K
AU$59K
AU$80K
MEDIAN: AU$58,552
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50%
90%

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AU$25.15 - AU$40.53
AU$25
AU$31
AU$41
MEDIAN: AU$31.39
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$28KAU$56KAU$84K
Salary
AU$38,641 - AU$80,411  
   
Bonus
AU$350.00 - AU$9,000  
Commission
AU$8,000  
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$48,691 - AU$83,643  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 847
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$21AU$42AU$63
Hourly Rate
AU$25.15 - AU$40.53  
   
Hourly Tips
AU$0.95  
Overtime
AU$4.09 - AU$61.87  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$350.00 - AU$9,000  
   
Commission
AU$8,000  
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$48,691 - AU$83,643  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 2,219

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Pay by Experience Level for Registered Nurse (RN)

Pay by Experience for a Registered Nurse (RN) has a positive trend. An entry-level Registered Nurse (RN) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 1,869 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Registered Nurse (RN) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $71,000 based on 791 salaries. An experienced Registered Nurse (RN) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 548 salaries. A Registered Nurse (RN) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $75,000 based on 365 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$63,781

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Key Stats for Registered Nurse (RN)

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
12%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

▲18%

▲16%

▲11%

National Average
AU$64,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

▲10%





▲1%



▲1%

Elder Care
▼0%

Geriatrics
▼0%

National Average
AU$64,000



▼3%

▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 18%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 81%