The average salary for an Occupational Health Nurse is C$79,972 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

C$60,760 - C$101,199
C$61K
C$79K
C$100K
MEDIAN: C$79,312
10%
50%
90%
C$28.16 - C$47.97
C$28
C$40
C$48
MEDIAN: C$40.13
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$101K
Salary C$60,760 - C$101,199
Bonus C$3,000
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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C$61,562 - C$101,866
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 62
Hourly Data C$0C$85
Hourly Rate C$28.16 - C$47.97
Overtime C$2.52 - C$85.42
Annual Data C$0C$101K
Bonus C$3,000
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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C$61,562 - C$101,866
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 47

Job Description for Occupational Health Nurse

Many professions carry a certain level of risk to the health or safety of employees. Because of legal requirements and to ensure optimal productivity, employers must take steps to minimize risk to employees and have a system to assist employees in case of an incident. Occupational health nurses are registered nurses that help maintain the health and safety of their organization's workforce through several main methods. They monitor the health status of employee (both generally and related to specific job-related risks) and assist the employee in the event of an accident or illness. They also take a proactive and preventive approach to health and safety by developing preventative programs to educate employees on health and safety risks and inform them of relevant services.

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Occupational Health Nurse Tasks

  • Evaluate, assess, and develop care plans for work-related health events.
  • Evaluate claims and process paperwork around modified or reduced duties.
  • Provide patient care and health assessment for monitoring and emergency situations.
  • Participate in regulatory and organizational audits and health and safety committees.

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Pay by Experience Level for Occupational Health Nurse

Pay by Experience for an Occupational Health Nurse has a positive trend. An entry-level Occupational Health Nurse with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$76,000 based on 17 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Occupational Health Nurse with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$84,000 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Occupational Health Nurse which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$82,000 based on 12 salaries. An Occupational Health Nurse with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$83,000 based on 10 salaries.

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Key Stats for Occupational Health Nurse

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
17%

Experience Affects Occupational Health Nurse Salaries

Mid-Career
▲3%

Late-Career
▲2%

Experienced
▲1%

National Average
C$81,000

Entry-Level
▼6%

Skills That Affect Occupational Health Nurse Salaries


Case Management
▼0%

National Average
C$81,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 21%