A Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) earns an average wage of C$23.78 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. A skill in Phlebotomy is associated with high pay for this job.

C$30,037 - C$59,885
C$30K
C$45K
C$60K
MEDIAN: C$45,164
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50%
90%

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C$19.26 - C$28.94
C$19
C$24
C$29
MEDIAN: C$23.81
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$21KC$42KC$63K
Salary
C$30,037 - C$59,885  
   
Bonus
C$1,200  
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$38,653 - C$60,640  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 159
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$16C$32C$48
Hourly Rate
C$19.26 - C$28.94  
   
Hourly Tips
C$0.78  
Overtime
C$2.08 - C$45.14  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$32KC$64KC$96K
Bonus
C$1,200  
   
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$38,653 - C$60,640  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 1,079

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Pay by Experience Level for Registered Practical Nurse (RPN)

Pay by Experience for a Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) has a positive trend. An entry-level Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 766 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 251 salaries. An experienced Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 185 salaries. A Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 121 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$49,340

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Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Registered Practical Nurse (RPN)?

Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) in Belleville:
"Work flexibility, variable change."
Pros: Travelling, making own schedule, never the same, variety of clients.
Cons: Paperwork.

Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) in Hamilton:
"Work Flexibility, Looking After One Person At Home"
Pros: I can take more than three weeks off for vacation. Work at the home for one patient. Have great connection with patient and family.
Cons: Nothing.

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Key Stats for Registered Practical Nurse (RPN)

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 100 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) Salaries

▲7%

▲5%

▲4%

National Average
C$49,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) Salaries

Phlebotomy
▲11%

Operating Room / OR
▲10%



▲5%

▲4%

▲1%

Palliative Care
▼0%

National Average
C$49,000

Hospice
▼1%

▼2%


Home Health/Home Care
▼2%


▼5%

Elder Care
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 100 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 47%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 37%
no benefits
None: 50%
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