The average wage for an Experienced Veterinary Nurse is AU$23.71 per hour.

AU$34,765 - AU$64,111
AU$35K
AU$46K
AU$64K
MEDIAN: AU$46,176
10%
50%
90%
AU$20.13 - AU$27.22
AU$20
AU$23
AU$27
MEDIAN: AU$23.10
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$64K
Salary AU$34,765 - AU$64,111
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$41,204 - AU$57,915
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 18
Hourly Data AU$0AU$50
Hourly Rate AU$20.13 - AU$27.22
Hourly Tips AU$0.06
Overtime AU$23.66 - AU$50.20
Annual Data AU$0AU$57K
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$41,204 - AU$57,915
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 182

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$48,251

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Veterinary Nurse

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
10-19 years
90%
20 years or more
10%

Skills That Affect Veterinary Nurse Salaries

▲4%

Surgery
▲3%

▼0%

National Average
AU$48,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
96 %
Male
4 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 1%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 98%