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$29,590 - AU$58,793
AU$30K
AU$45K
AU$59K
MEDIAN: AU$45,009
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AU$17.89 - AU$26.45
AU$18
AU$22
AU$26
MEDIAN: AU$22.06
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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$20KAU$40KAU$60K
Salary
AU$29,590 - AU$58,793  
   
Total Pay (?
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AU$36,739 - AU$57,068  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 17
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AU$0AU$15AU$30AU$45
Hourly Rate
AU$17.89 - AU$26.45  
   
Overtime
AU$18.25 - AU$43.47  
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AU$36,739 - AU$57,068  
   
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 158

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Pay by Experience Level for Veterinary Nurse

Pay by Experience for a Veterinary Nurse has a positive trend. An entry-level Veterinary Nurse with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 78 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Veterinary Nurse with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 72 salaries. An experienced Veterinary Nurse which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 32 salaries. A Veterinary Nurse with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 10 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$46,181

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Key Stats for Veterinary Nurse

Gender

Female
99 %
Male
1 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Veterinary Nurse Salaries

Experienced
▲9%

▲5%

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
37%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 96%
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