The average wage for an Entry-Level Registered Nurse (RN) is NZ$25.38 per hour.

NZ$39,186 - NZ$65,431
NZ$39K
NZ$51K
NZ$65K
MEDIAN: NZ$50,794
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90%

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NZ$22.21 - NZ$29.95
NZ$22
NZ$25
NZ$30
MEDIAN: NZ$25.39
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$22KNZ$44KNZ$66K
Salary
NZ$39,186 - NZ$65,431  
   
Bonus
NZ$1,965  
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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NZ$43,874 - NZ$63,429  
Country: New Zealand | Currency: NZD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 145
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$17NZ$34NZ$51
Hourly Rate
NZ$22.21 - NZ$29.95  
   
Hourly Tips
NZ$1.00  
Overtime
NZ$1.25 - NZ$48.98  
National Annualized Data (?
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NZ$0NZ$50KNZ$100KNZ$150K
Bonus
NZ$1,965  
   
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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NZ$43,874 - NZ$63,429  
Country: United States | Currency: NZD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 358

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: NZ$52,732

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Registered Nurse (RN) Advice

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

Registered Nurse (RN) in Wellington:
"Be prepared for lifelong learning."
Be prepared for lifelong learning and never stop asking questions. Grab every opportunity to learn. You can never have too much experience no matter who you are. Be courteous. Through teamwork, be prepared to support one and another and don't forget yourself. Make sure you are enjoying it. The moment your energy for learning stops then you must stop. Nursing is all about passion. That means facing the perks and the stress, daily but having the mindfulness to know your limitations. Ask, learn and enjoy!

Key Stats for Registered Nurse (RN)

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
18%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

Community Health
▲8%

Medicine / Surgery
▼0%

Geriatrics
▼0%

Acute Care
▼0%

Elder Care
▼0%

National Average
NZ$53,000

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 25%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 75%
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