The average wage for a Registered Nurse (RN) in Brisbane, Queensland is AU$31.54 per hour. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Case Management, Oncology, and Intensive Care Unit (ICU).

AU$39,534 - AU$80,042
AU$40K
AU$59K
AU$80K
MEDIAN: AU$59,395
10%
50%
90%
AU$25.14 - AU$40.08
AU$25
AU$32
AU$40
MEDIAN: AU$31.56
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$82K
Salary AU$39,534 - AU$80,042
Bonus AU$4,000
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$49,311 - AU$82,808
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 9 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 117
Hourly Data AU$0AU$60
Hourly Rate AU$25.14 - AU$40.08
Overtime AU$0.96 - AU$60.82
Annual Data AU$0AU$82K
Bonus AU$4,000
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$49,311 - AU$82,808
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 9 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 381

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

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

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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$62,000 based on 325 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$73,000 based on 68 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$75,000 based on 83 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$74,000 based on 50 salaries.

Key Stats for Registered Nurse (RN)

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
10%

Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

▲15%

▲15%

▲13%

National Average
AU$65,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries



▲11%

▲8%


Emergency Room (ER)
▼0%

National Average
AU$65,000

▼1%


▼4%


▼4%


▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 16%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 83%