A Registered Nurse (RN) in Halifax, Nova Scotia earns an average wage of C$34.65 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

C$46,452 - C$59,516
C$55K
MEDIAN: C$54,848
50%

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C$29.09 - C$39.12
C$29
C$35
C$39
MEDIAN: C$34.65
10%
50%
90%

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Local Salary Data (?
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C$0C$27KC$54KC$81K
Salary
C$54,848  
   
Bonus
C$950  
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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C$49,176 - C$80,803  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9
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Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$14C$28C$42
Hourly Rate
C$29.09 - C$39.12  
   
Local Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$28KC$56KC$84K
Bonus
C$950  
   
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).
)
C$49,176 - C$80,803  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 26
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Pay by Experience Level for Registered Nurse (RN)

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

Key Stats for Registered Nurse (RN)

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

Experienced
▲15%

Late-Career
▲15%

Mid-Career
▲13%

National Average
C$67,000

Entry-Level
▼4%

Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

Medicine / Surgery
▲7%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
▲3%

Acute Care
▲3%

National Average
C$67,000

Geriatrics
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 42%
dental benefits
Dental: 33%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
dental benefits
None: 58%
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