An Entry-Level Veterinary Nurse earns an average wage of AU$20.99 per hour.

AU$29,664 - AU$54,519
AU$30K
AU$40K
AU$55K
MEDIAN: AU$39,506
10%
50%
90%
AU$16.67 - AU$23.96
AU$17
AU$20
AU$24
MEDIAN: AU$20.28
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$54K
Salary AU$29,664 - AU$54,519
Bonus AU$983
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$34,062 - AU$51,187
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 118
Hourly Data AU$0AU$43
Hourly Rate AU$16.67 - AU$23.96
Overtime AU$21.74 - AU$43.29
Annual Data AU$0AU$51K
Bonus AU$983
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$34,062 - AU$51,187
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 561

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$41,978

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

Key Stats for Veterinary Nurse

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
13%

Skills That Affect Veterinary Nurse Salaries

▲7%

▲6%

National Average
AU$42,000


▼9%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 94%