Registered Nurse (RN) Supervisor in Melbourne, Victoria Salary (Australia)

A Registered Nurse (RN) Supervisor in Melbourne, Victoria earns an average wage of AU$38.44 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

AU$53,396 - AU$89,396
AU$53K
AU$75K
AU$89K
MEDIAN: AU$75,000
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50%
90%
AU$25.53 - AU$42.79
AU$26
AU$37
AU$43
MEDIAN: AU$37.07
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$89K
Salary AU$53,396 - AU$89,396
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$54,232 - AU$88,466
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 10
Hourly Data AU$0AU$42
Hourly Rate AU$25.53 - AU$42.79
Annual Data AU$0AU$88K
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$54,232 - AU$88,466
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 22

Job Description for Registered Nurse (RN) Supervisor

A registered nurse (RN) supervisor oversees a team of registered nurses, ensuring smooth operations, compliance with health and safety standards and regulations, and quality of patient care. The supervisor may provide some direct patient care, especially during emergencies or staffing shortages, but his or her primary responsibilities are administrative. The RN supervisor typically is responsible for scheduling shifts, making sure adequate coverage of personnel is present, and ensuring the skill set of staff is appropriate for the provision of patient care. The supervisor is responsible for seeing that internal policies, as well as external regulations, are followed; they also develop or improve organizational procedures.

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Registered Nurse (RN) Supervisor Tasks

  • Provide direct care to patients, assess their status, and administer medication and treatments.
  • Add to, review, and ensure good practices for nursing charts and discharge papers.
  • Communicate with attendings to record and sign their orders, update patient statuses, and convey test results.
  • Supervise nursing staff, including scheduling, evaluations, and compliance with regulations.

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Pay by Experience Level for Registered Nurse (RN) Supervisor

Pay by Experience for a Registered Nurse (RN) Supervisor has a positive trend. An entry-level Registered Nurse (RN) Supervisor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$69,000 based on 13 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Registered Nurse (RN) Supervisor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$78,000 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Registered Nurse (RN) Supervisor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$76,000 based on 10 salaries. A Registered Nurse (RN) Supervisor 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 8 salaries.

Key Stats for Registered Nurse (RN) Supervisor

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
25%

Experience Affects Registered Nurse (RN) Supervisor Salaries

▲2%

▲1%

▼0%

National Average
AU$77,000

▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 22%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 78%