Veterinary Nurse with Surgery Skills in Melbourne, Victoria Salary (Australia)

A Veterinary Nurse with Surgery skills in Melbourne, Victoria earns an average wage of AU$22.23 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

AU$17.68 - AU$24.80
AU$18
AU$22
AU$25
MEDIAN: AU$22.23
10%
50%
90%
Hourly Data AU$0AU$34
Hourly Rate AU$17.68 - AU$24.80
Overtime AU$32.72
Annual Data AU$0AU$53K
Total Pay (?
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AU$36,466 - AU$53,542
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 22

Veterinary Nurse Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Veterinary Nurse

Pay by Experience for a Veterinary Nurse has a positive trend. An entry-level Veterinary Nurse with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$40,000 based on 12 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Veterinary Nurse with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$48,000 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Veterinary Nurse which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$50,000 based on 8 salaries. A Veterinary Nurse with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$49,000 based on 7 salaries.

Key Stats for Veterinary Nurse

1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Veterinary Nurse Salaries

▲7%

▲3%

▲3%

National Average
AU$47,000

▼16%

Years of Experience

1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 6%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 94%