A Registered Nurse (RN) earns an average wage of AU$32.19 per hour.

AU$37,124 - AU$81,946
AU$37K
AU$59K
AU$82K
MEDIAN: AU$59,417
10%
50%
90%
AU$25.60 - AU$41.32
AU$26
AU$32
AU$41
MEDIAN: AU$32.24
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$85K
Salary AU$37,124 - AU$81,946
Bonus AU$200.67 - AU$9,807
Commission AU$10,000
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$49,605 - AU$85,625
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 4 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 879
Hourly Data AU$0AU$67
Hourly Rate AU$25.60 - AU$41.32
Hourly Tips AU$0.95
Overtime AU$3.98 - AU$67.91
Annual Data AU$0AU$85K
Bonus AU$200.67 - AU$9,807
Commission AU$10,000
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$49,605 - AU$85,625
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 4 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,567

Common Career Paths for Registered Nurse (RN)


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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$61,000 based on 2,052 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 945 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$76,000 based on 613 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$77,000 based on 406 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$65,535

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 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
89 %
Male
11 %
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
12%

Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

▲18%

▲16%

▲10%

National Average
AU$66,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries




▲6%

▲4%


▲3%


▲2%

▲1%


Pediatrics
▼0%

National Average
AU$66,000

▼1%



Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 16%
dental benefits
Dental: 3%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 84%