A Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) earns an average wage of AU$31.61 per hour.

AU$25.53 - AU$40.43
AU$26
AU$32
AU$40
MEDIAN: AU$31.61
10%
50%
90%
Hourly Data AU$0AU$46
Hourly Rate AU$25.53 - AU$40.43
Overtime AU$46.50
Annual Data AU$0AU$83K
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$50,676 - AU$83,253
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 16 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 40

Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Registered Practical Nurse (RPN)

Pay by Experience for a Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) has a positive trend. An entry-level Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$58,000 based on 21 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) 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 10 salaries. An experienced Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$76,000 based on 9 salaries. A Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$75,000 based on 11 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$65,746

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Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) Reviews

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

Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) in Bundaberg:
"Worth it."
Pros: Organisation and time management skills, working with public. Helping people.
Cons: Not much, I find leadership a little difficult but I am working on that.

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Key Stats for Registered Practical Nurse (RPN)

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
27%

Experience Affects Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) Salaries

▲16%

▲14%

▲10%

National Average
AU$66,000

▼12%

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 100%