AU$42.39
Avg. Hourly Rate
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A Nurse Educator earns an average wage of AU$41.38 per hour. Experience does not have a big impact on this job’s wage.

AU$63,346 - AU$97,308
AU$63K
AU$76K
AU$97K
MEDIAN: AU$76,462
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50%
90%
AU$32.46 - AU$51.84
AU$32
AU$42
AU$52
MEDIAN: AU$42.39
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$104K
Salary AU$63,346 - AU$97,308
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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AU$65,817 - AU$104,501
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 19
Hourly Data AU$0AU$51
Hourly Rate AU$32.46 - AU$51.84
Hourly Tips AU$1.25
Annual Data AU$0AU$104K
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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AU$65,817 - AU$104,501
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 49

Job Description for Nurse Educator

A nurse educator oversees the continuing education and evaluation of the nursing staff and caregivers. They normally work with hospital administrators to develop continuing education programs and evaluations for the staff at their institution, as well as help set policies and create systems related to patient care. The nurse educator analyzes a wide spectrum of healthcare needs to provide the best educational resources for staff of a hospital or clinic. They must be able to facilitate training, evaluations, and any necessary employee remediation. This may involve development of manuals, training guides, and a variety of procedures and systems. The nurse educator typically delivers presentations to larger groups both in person and via teleconference.

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Nurse Educator Tasks

  • Support and guide clinical staff in learning, applying, and implementing care guidelines, processes, and standards.
  • Participate in performance evaluations of clinical staff.
  • Analyze practice and standards to identify gaps and design educational initiatives to improve care.
  • Manage and coordinate educational activities and documentation.

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Pay by Experience Level for Nurse Educator

Pay by Experience for a Nurse Educator has a positive trend. An entry-level Nurse Educator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$82,000 based on 20 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Nurse Educator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$84,000 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Nurse Educator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$85,000 based on 19 salaries. A Nurse Educator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$83,000 based on 11 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$85,955

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Key Stats for Nurse Educator

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
29%

Experience Affects Nurse Educator Salaries

National Average
AU$86,000

▼1%

▼2%

▼3%

▼5%

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 8%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 4%
no benefits
None: 88%