The average rate for an Entry-Level Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) is C$22.97 per hour.

C$29,486 - C$60,032
C$29K
C$43K
C$60K
MEDIAN: C$42,531
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C$18.74 - C$28.30
C$19
C$23
C$28
MEDIAN: C$22.97
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$21KC$42KC$63K
Salary
C$29,486 - C$60,032  
   
Bonus
C$1,017  
Profit Sharing
C$765  
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$37,360 - C$59,534  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 97
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$15C$30C$45
Hourly Rate
C$18.74 - C$28.30  
   
Hourly Tips
C$1.05  
Overtime
C$15.66 - C$44.81  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
C$0C$30KC$60KC$90K
Bonus
C$1,017  
   
Profit Sharing
C$765  
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$37,360 - C$59,534  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 699

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National Average: C$47,780

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Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) in Ottawa:
"To be calm and analyze situations."
Go in with an open mind and understand you are in a field that really makes a difference in people, s life, a science that will continue to educate you for the rest of your career.

Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) in Belleville:
If you don't love your job it may be because of your place of employment or setting. Don't be afraid to try different jobs or different fields in Nursing. One job does not fit all and working with positive, friendly and supportive co workers can make a world of difference. The ability to increasing your knowledge and specialize in various areas are almost unlimited.

Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) in North York:
"The demand and the pace of the job."
It's a very demanding job with constant training and lots of information to remember. One should be good with time management, keep abreast of the updates in the profession and constant education.

Key Stats for Registered Practical Nurse (RPN)

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 47 votes.
Less than 1 year
14%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
10%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) Salaries

Emergency Room (ER)
▲9%

Psychiatric
▲4%

Operating Room / OR
▲4%

Medicine / Surgery
▲3%

Acute Care
▲2%

▲1%


Labor & Delivery, Birthing
▲1%

Home Health/Home Care
▲1%

Hospice
▼0%

National Average
C$48,000

Pediatrics
▼1%

Wound Care
▼2%

Case Management
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 47 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 46%
dental benefits
Dental: 42%
vision benefits
Vision: 35%
dental benefits
None: 51%
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