Average Entry-Level Veterinary Nurse with Surgery Skills Hourly Pay

AU$19.10
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AU$53
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The average hourly pay for an Entry-Level Veterinary Nurse with Surgery skills is AU$19.10.
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AU$16.24
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AU$19.10
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AU$24.59
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MEDIAN AU$19.10
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Hourly Rate
AU$16 - AU$25
Bonus
AU$0 - AU$53
Total Pay
AU$33,077 - AU$51,689

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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

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$21.85 based on 140 salaries. A mid-career Veterinary Nurse with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$23.16 based on 126 salaries. An experienced Veterinary Nurse with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$24.27 based on 63 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$24.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 343 survey responses.
Early Career
40.8%
Mid Career
36.7%
Experienced
18.4%
Late Career
4.1%

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