Average Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Salary in Australia

AU$65,929
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AU$11,000
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The average salary for a Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (ICU) in Australia is AU$65,929.
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AU$44k
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AU$66k
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AU$88k
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MEDIAN AU$65,929
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AU$44k - AU$88k
Bonus
AU$0 - AU$11k
Total Pay
AU$49k - AU$93k

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Job Description for Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (ICU)

Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Tasks
  • Assess patient health problems and needs.
  • Administers nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients in the Intensive Care Unit.
  • Develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records.

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Pay by Experience Level for Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (ICU)

An early career Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (ICU) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$61,915 based on 39 salaries. A mid-career Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (ICU) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$74,379 based on 33 salaries. An experienced Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (ICU) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$68,784 based on 22 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$93,000.
Employees with Nurse, Intensive Care Unit (ICU) in their job title in Brisbane, Queensland earn an average of 19.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Melbourne, Victoria (3.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Adelaide, South Australia (11.3% less), Perth, Western Australia (9.0% less) and Sydney, New South Wales (5.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 106 survey responses.
Early Career
36.8%
Mid Career
31.1%
Experienced
20.8%
Late Career
11.3%

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