AU$59,681
Avg. Salary
AU$32.14
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

AU$1,474

Bonus

AU$2,525

Profit Sharing

AU$8,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Registered Nurse (RN) is AU$32.14 per hour.

The average pay for a Registered Nurse (RN) is AU$59,681 per year.

AU$25.72
10%
AU$32.14
50%
AU$41.32
90%
MEDIAN AU$32.14
AU$40k
10%
AU$60k
50%
AU$82k
90%
MEDIAN AU$59,681
AU$39,622 - AU$81,893
AU$40K
AU$60K
AU$82K
MEDIAN: AU$59,681
10%
50%
90%
AU$25.72 - AU$41.32
AU$26
AU$32
AU$41
MEDIAN: AU$32.14
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$85K
Salary AU$39,622 - AU$81,893
Bonus AU$101 - AU$9,766
Profit Sharing AU$2,525
Commission AU$8,000
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$50,013 - AU$85,627
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,454
Hourly Data AU$0AU$69
Hourly Rate AU$25.72 - AU$41.32
Hourly Tips AU$0.31
Overtime AU$4.56 - AU$69.26
Annual Data AU$0AU$85K
Bonus AU$101 - AU$9,766
Commission AU$8,000
Profit Sharing AU$2,525
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$50,013 - AU$85,627
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 4,447

Job Description for Registered Nurse (RN)

Most of the time, registered nurses (RN) work for hospitals or medical clinics. They may also work for other organizations, such as outpatient facilities, rehabilitation centers, or senior centers. Their main job is to promote wellness and health.

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Registered Nurse (RN) Tasks
  • Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients.
  • Advise patients on health maintenance and disease prevention or provide case management.
  • Assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records.

Registered Nurse (RN) Pay By Employer

$0$156K

HCA, Inc.
477 profiles
$59,019

DaVita Inc.
206 profiles
$65,338

Banner Health
200 profiles
$63,951

Mercy Hospital
184 profiles
$50,967

Kaiser Permanente
176 profiles
$105,048

$53,701

Baptist Hospital
119 profiles
$56,630

Methodist
113 profiles
$65,000

Baptist Health
110 profiles
$57,910

$67,414

Common Career Paths for Registered Nurse (RN)


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Registered Nurse (RN) Job Listings

Popular Skills for Registered Nurse (RN)

Pay by Experience Level for Registered Nurse (RN)

Pay by Experience for a Registered Nurse (RN) has a positive trend. An entry-level Registered Nurse (RN) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$60,000 based on 3,889 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Registered Nurse (RN) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$72,000 based on 965 salaries. An experienced Registered Nurse (RN) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$73,000 based on 1,132 salaries. A Registered Nurse (RN) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$78,000 based on 398 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$65,391

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Registered Nurse (RN) Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Registered Nurse (RN)?

Registered Nurse (RN) in Brisbane:
"Pay is fine, level of happiness is low, heavy workload."
Pros: Mental challenge. Improved team leader skills. Improved communication skills.
Cons: Always work overtime. No respect to RN. Too much unnecessary paper works set up by the accreditation, waste of time. Always having changing roasters. Not any bonus. Too much staff report, which has been encouraged by head office. No time for break. Over critical to this profession which actually affect the efficiency of this job.

Registered Nurse (RN) in Brisbane:
"Good."
Pros: Dealing with new cases and immunisation. Management plans. Basic care. Minor surgeries.
Cons: Have to do receptionist work as well and lot of recalls for patients.

Registered Nurse (RN) in Junee:
Always offer to help.

Registered Nurse (RN) in Central Coast:
"Computer programs."
Get an orientation on the programs used & an understanding of how funding works & why we do assessments on clients.

Registered Nurse (RN) in Brisbane:
"Challenging."
Pros: I am helping people in the community.
Cons: Long distance of driving between clients.

Registered Nurse (RN) in Perth:
"How hard it was going to be."
Do hospital work first to consolidate training.

Registered Nurse (RN) in Brisbane:
"Hard work."
Pros: Rewarding. Mentally, physically and medically look after aged australians.
Cons: High stress level. Under paid. Too much paperwork.

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Key Stats for Registered Nurse (RN)

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
11%

Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

▲19%

▲12%

▲11%

National Average
AU$65,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries




▲3%

▲3%

▲3%

National Average
AU$65,000



▼1%


▼2%

▼2%

Elder Care
▼3%



Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 15%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 85%