A Veterinary Nurse in Sydney, New South Wales earns an average wage of AU$22.21 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

AU$33,935 - AU$58,197
AU$34K
AU$50K
AU$58K
MEDIAN: AU$49,740
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50%
90%
AU$17.40 - AU$26.97
AU$17
AU$22
AU$27
MEDIAN: AU$21.59
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$58K
Salary AU$33,935 - AU$58,197
Bonus AU$750
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$36,148 - AU$57,087
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 22 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 25
Hourly Data AU$0AU$46
Hourly Rate AU$17.40 - AU$26.97
Overtime AU$20.23 - AU$46.70
Annual Data AU$0AU$57K
Bonus AU$750
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$36,148 - AU$57,087
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 22 Feb 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 92

Job Description for Veterinary Nurse

A veterinary nurse works with veterinarians to ensure that clients' pets are properly cared for and have their health needs met.

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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.

Veterinary Nurse Job Listings

Key Stats for Veterinary Nurse

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Veterinary Nurse Salaries

▲16%

▲5%

National Average
AU$46,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Veterinary Nurse Salaries

▲2%

▲2%

National Average
AU$46,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 95%