A Veterinary Nurse with Anesthesia skills earns an average wage of AU$22.12 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

AU$32,500 - AU$60,397
AU$33K
AU$46K
AU$60K
MEDIAN: AU$46,452
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AU$17.94 - AU$26.53
AU$18
AU$22
AU$27
MEDIAN: AU$22.12
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$21KAU$42KAU$63K
Salary
AU$32,500 - AU$60,397  
   
Total Pay (?
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AU$36,948 - AU$57,207  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 14
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$15AU$30AU$45
Hourly Rate
AU$17.94 - AU$26.53  
   
Overtime
AU$17.88 - AU$44.03  
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AU$0AU$30KAU$60KAU$90K
Total Pay (?
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AU$36,948 - AU$57,207  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 143
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Pay by Experience Level for Veterinary Nurse

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$46,208

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Key Stats for Veterinary Nurse

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
6%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Veterinary Nurse Salaries

Experienced
▲9%

▲4%

Late-Career
▲2%

National Average
AU$46,000

▼7%

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 2%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
dental benefits
None: 97%
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