Average Veterinary Nurse Hourly Pay in Sydney, New South Wales

AU$22.78
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The average hourly pay for a Veterinary Nurse in Sydney, New South Wales is AU$22.78.
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AU$18.53
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AU$22.78
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AU$28.61
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MEDIAN AU$22.78
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Hourly Rate
AU$19 - AU$29
Bonus
AU$0 - AU$100
Total Pay
AU$37,600 - AU$60,194

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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.

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Popular Skills for Veterinary Nurse

Skills in Anesthesia, Surgery, Animal Care, Medicine / Surgery and Critical Care are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Veterinary Nurse

An entry-level Veterinary Nurse with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$19.42 based on 24 salaries. An early career Veterinary Nurse with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$22.22 based on 75 salaries. A mid-career Veterinary Nurse with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$23.96 based on 38 salaries. An experienced Veterinary Nurse with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$25.14 based on 22 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$26.
Employees with Veterinary Nurse in their job title in Geelong, Victoria earn an average of 3.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Perth, Western Australia (2.2% more) and Newcastle, New South Wales (1.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Adelaide, South Australia (2.8% less), Gold Coast, Queensland (2.6% less) and Melbourne, Victoria (2.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 165 survey responses.
Entry Level
14.5%
Early Career
45.5%
Mid Career
23.0%
Experienced
13.3%
Late Career
3.6%

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