A Veterinary Nurse in Melbourne, Victoria earns an average wage of AU$20.55 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 field.

AU$34,348 - AU$64,111
AU$34K
AU$39K
AU$64K
MEDIAN: AU$38,577
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AU$16.99 - AU$23.83
AU$17
AU$21
AU$24
MEDIAN: AU$20.55
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Local Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$22KAU$44KAU$66K
Salary
AU$34,348 - AU$64,111  
   
Total Pay (?
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AU$35,347 - AU$52,364  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$12AU$24AU$36
Hourly Rate
AU$16.99 - AU$23.83  
   
Overtime
AU$20.27 - AU$35.17  
Local Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$24KAU$48KAU$72K
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$35,347 - AU$52,364  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 85

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Pay by Experience Level for Veterinary Nurse

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

Key Stats for Veterinary Nurse

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
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Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Veterinary Nurse Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 12%

Mid-Career
up arrow 8%

Late-Career
up arrow 8%

National Average
AU$42,000


Skills That Affect Veterinary Nurse Salaries

Anesthesia
up arrow 1%

National Average
AU$42,000

up arrow 2%

reception
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
dental benefits
None: 95%
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