Average Veterinary Nurse with Anesthesia Skills Hourly Pay in Melbourne, Victoria

AU$22.64
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AU$700
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The average hourly pay for a Veterinary Nurse with Anesthesia skills in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$22.64.
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AU$18.07
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AU$26.87
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MEDIAN AU$22.64
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Hourly Rate
AU$18 - AU$27
Bonus
AU$0 - AU$700
Total Pay
AU$37,313 - AU$57,551

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Job Description for Veterinary Nurse

Veterinary Nurse Tasks
  • Interact with animals and clients to document health, symptoms and concerns.
  • Review inventory and place orders for stock.
  • Analyze samples and interpret results.
  • Clean and sanitize rooms, equipment and tools.
  • Prepare animals and perform procedures.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Veterinary Nurse. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Veterinary Nurse
Office Manager
Practice Manager
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Veterinary Nurse

Skills in Animal Care, Medicine / Surgery, Recovery / Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) and Customer Service are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Surgery.

Pay by Experience Level for Veterinary Nurse

An early career Veterinary Nurse with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$21.02 based on 32 salaries. A mid-career Veterinary Nurse with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$23.42 based on 23 salaries. An experienced Veterinary Nurse with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$24.28 based on 11 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$24.
Employees with Veterinary Nurse in their job title in Geelong, Victoria earn an average of 8.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Newcastle, New South Wales (5.8% more) and Sydney, New South Wales (5.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory (ACT) (2.8% less) and Adelaide, South Australia (1.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 71 survey responses.
Early Career
45.1%
Mid Career
32.4%
Experienced
15.5%
Late Career
7.0%

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