The average wage for a Staff Nurse is AU$26.43 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

AU$22,056 - AU$78,297
AU$22K
AU$51K
AU$78K
MEDIAN: AU$50,565
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50%
90%

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AU$21.17 - AU$38.47
AU$21
AU$27
AU$38
MEDIAN: AU$27.14
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$27KAU$54KAU$81K
Salary
AU$22,056 - AU$78,297  
   
Total Pay (?
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AU$29,441 - AU$78,021  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 30
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$17AU$34AU$51
Hourly Rate
AU$21.17 - AU$38.47  
   
Overtime
AU$50.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$50KAU$100KAU$150K
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$29,441 - AU$78,021  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 41

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Pay by Experience Level for Staff Nurse

Pay by Experience for a Staff Nurse has a positive trend. An entry-level Staff Nurse with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 38 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Staff Nurse with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Staff Nurse which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 13 salaries. A Staff Nurse with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 5 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$54,910

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Key Stats for Staff Nurse

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
7%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Staff Nurse Salaries

▲15%

Late-Career
▲8%

National Average
AU$55,000

▼4%

Experienced
▼6%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 31%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 69%
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