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Registered Nurse (RN) Salary

The average wage for a Registered Nurse (RN) is AU$29.27 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. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.
AU$34,677 - AU$71,985
(Median)
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52K
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MEDIAN: AU$52,273
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AU$23.15 - AU$37.08
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MEDIAN: AU$29.00
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National Salary Data

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AU$0AU$26KAU$52KAU$78K
Salary
AU$34,677 - AU$71,985  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$3,053  
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$43,414 - AU$76,506  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,179
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$21AU$42AU$63
Hourly Rate
AU$23.15 - AU$37.08  
   
Overtime
AU$2.05 - AU$60.85  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$3,053  
   
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).
)
AU$43,414 - AU$76,506  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 10 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,466
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Pay by Experience Level for Registered Nurse (RN)

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries




National Average
AU$59,000


Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

Community Health
up arrow 4%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
up arrow 3%

Geriatrics
up arrow 2%

Acute Care
up arrow 1%

Psychiatric
up arrow 1%

Operating Room / OR
up arrow 1%

Case Management
up arrow 1%

Labor & Delivery, Birthing
up arrow 1%

Medicine / Surgery
0%

Family Practice
0%

Emergency Room (ER)
0%

Pediatrics
0%

National Average
AU$59,000

Rehabilitation
up arrow 1%

Elder Care
up arrow 2%

Hospice
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 203 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
16%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 21% dental benefits Dental: 5%
vision benefits Vision: 3% employee benefits None: 78%