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The average pay for a Late-Career Primary Care Registered Nurse (RN) is AU$34.15 per hour.

AU$28.97 - AU$39.97
MEDIAN: AU$34.30
Hourly Data AU$0AU$54
Hourly Rate AU$28.97 - AU$39.97
Overtime AU$54.50
Annual Data AU$0AU$84K
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).
AU$59,036 - AU$84,343
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 36

Job Description for Primary Care Registered Nurse (RN)

Primary care registered nurses work in the health care industry and focus on aiding patients for their entire stay with a provider. Typical work shifts last between eight and twelve hours, and common tasks include administering routine care, charting and filling out forms, interacting with health teams, making phone calls, administering vaccines, monitoring blood pressure, and dispensing medication. Primary care registered nurses work in a hospital and/or clinical office setting and also discuss a wide array of topics with patients, including but not limited to lab results, medication questions, and pain-related complaints.


Primary Care Registered Nurse (RN) Tasks

  • Conduct nurse visits within scope of practice, ensuring patients, caregivers, and families understand treatment plans.
  • Provide oversight, education, and training for medical assistants, ensuring and evaluating patient care.
  • Analyze and inform patients of diagnostic and lab results, and document patient interactions.
  • Provide patient triage in person and over the phone, managing clinic flow.
  • Consult with health care providers to develop, assess, and implement patient treatment plans.

Primary Care Registered Nurse (RN) Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$71,343

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Key Stats for Primary Care Registered Nurse (RN)

20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 12%
dental benefits
Dental: 12%
vision benefits
Vision: 12%
no benefits
None: 88%