The average rate for a Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RPN) is AU$32.37 per hour. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

AU$30,029 - AU$88,176
AU$30K
AU$59K
AU$88K
MEDIAN: AU$58,998
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90%

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AU$26.80 - AU$42.08
AU$27
AU$33
AU$42
MEDIAN: AU$32.72
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$32KAU$64KAU$96K
Salary
AU$30,029 - AU$88,176  
   
Total Pay (?
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AU$47,723 - AU$93,765  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 39
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$27AU$54AU$81
Hourly Rate
AU$26.80 - AU$42.08  
   
Overtime
AU$50.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$60KAU$120KAU$180K
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$47,723 - AU$93,765  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 62

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Pay by Experience Level for Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RPN)

Pay by Experience for a Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RPN) has a positive trend. An entry-level Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RPN) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $58,000 based on 49 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RPN) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 30 salaries. An experienced Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RPN) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 26 salaries. A Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RPN) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $91,000 based on 10 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$66,949

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Key Stats for Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RPN)

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Registered Psychiatric Nurse (RPN) Salaries

Late-Career
▲36%

Experienced
▲19%

Mid-Career
▲4%

National Average
AU$67,000

▼13%

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 25%
dental benefits
Dental: 15%
vision benefits
Vision: 10%
no benefits
None: 75%
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