A Registered Nurse (RN) in Melbourne, Victoria earns an average wage of AU$29.58 per hour. A skill in Intensive Care Unit (ICU) is associated with high pay for this job.

AU$38,890 - AU$74,733
AU$39K
AU$54K
AU$75K
MEDIAN: AU$53,933
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50%
90%
AU$24.41 - AU$38.74
AU$24
AU$30
AU$39
MEDIAN: AU$29.61
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$79K
Salary AU$38,890 - AU$74,733
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$24,658
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$46,201 - AU$79,597
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 354
Hourly Data AU$0AU$55
Hourly Rate AU$24.41 - AU$38.74
Hourly Tips AU$0.63
Overtime AU$4.03 - AU$55.27
Annual Data AU$0AU$79K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$24,658
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$46,201 - AU$79,597
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 774

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$58,000 based on 315 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$69,000 based on 125 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$73,000 based on 82 salaries.

Key Stats for Registered Nurse (RN)

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
7%

Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries

▲26%

▲22%

▲15%

National Average
AU$60,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries




▲6%

▲4%




▲1%

▼0%

Elder Care
▼0%

National Average
AU$60,000

Family Practice
▼1%


▼2%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 20%
dental benefits
Dental: 4%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 79%