AU$20.78
Avg. Hourly Rate
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An Entry-Level Veterinary Nurse with Surgery skills earns an average wage of AU$21.40 per hour.

AU$29,535 - AU$58,389
AU$30K
AU$42K
AU$58K
MEDIAN: AU$41,549
10%
50%
90%
AU$16.91 - AU$24.41
AU$17
AU$21
AU$24
MEDIAN: AU$20.78
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$58K
Salary AU$29,535 - AU$58,389
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$34,860 - AU$53,272
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 28
Hourly Data AU$0AU$44
Hourly Rate AU$16.91 - AU$24.41
Overtime AU$15.10 - AU$44.99
Annual Data AU$0AU$53K
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$34,860 - AU$53,272
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 14 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 160

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$43,626

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

Key Stats for Veterinary Nurse

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
22%

Job Satisfaction

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 4%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 96%