The average rate for a Mid-Career Veterinary Nurse with Surgery skills is AU$22.98 per hour.

AU$35,117 - AU$59,764
AU$35K
AU$46K
AU$60K
MEDIAN: AU$46,072
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50%
90%
AU$19.77 - AU$27.15
AU$20
AU$22
AU$27
MEDIAN: AU$22.45
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$59K
Salary AU$35,117 - AU$59,764
Bonus AU$600
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$39,828 - AU$58,285
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 25
Hourly Data AU$0AU$37
Hourly Rate AU$19.77 - AU$27.15
Overtime AU$23.31 - AU$37.19
Annual Data AU$0AU$58K
Bonus AU$600
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$39,828 - AU$58,285
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 121

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$47,253

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

Key Stats for Veterinary Nurse

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
5-9 years
81%
10-19 years
19%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 2%
dental benefits
Dental: 1%
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 97%