The average rate for an Entry-Level Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) is C$22.93 per hour.

C$29,640 - C$57,267
C$30K
C$41K
C$57K
MEDIAN: C$41,217
10%
50%
90%
C$18.93 - C$28.43
C$19
C$23
C$28
MEDIAN: C$23.15
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$59K
Salary C$29,640 - C$57,267
Bonus C$1,011
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$37,535 - C$59,787
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 99
Hourly Data C$0C$44
Hourly Rate C$18.93 - C$28.43
Hourly Tips C$0.78
Overtime C$18.21 - C$44.51
Annual Data C$0C$59K
Bonus C$1,011
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$37,535 - C$59,787
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 685

Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Registered Practical Nurse (RPN)

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$48,014

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

Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) in Ottawa:
"To be calm and analyze situations."
Go in with an open mind and understand you are in a field that really makes a difference in people, s life, a science that will continue to educate you for the rest of your career.

Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) in Belleville:
If you don't love your job it may be because of your place of employment or setting. Don't be afraid to try different jobs or different fields in Nursing. One job does not fit all and working with positive, friendly and supportive co workers can make a world of difference. The ability to increasing your knowledge and specialize in various areas are almost unlimited.

Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) in Toronto:
Continue on for your RN's as you do the exact same work for far less the pay.

Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) in North York:
"The demand and the pace of the job."
It's a very demanding job with constant training and lots of information to remember. One should be good with time management, keep abreast of the updates in the profession and constant education.

Key Stats for Registered Practical Nurse (RPN)

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 60 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
77%
5-9 years
10%

Skills That Affect Registered Practical Nurse (RPN) Salaries

Operating Room / OR
▲8%

Psychiatric
▲4%


▲2%

▲1%

Home Health/Home Care
▲1%


Labor & Delivery, Birthing
▼0%

National Average
C$48,000

▼2%

Hospice
▼2%

Emergency Room (ER)
▼2%

Pediatrics
▼4%

Case Management
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 60 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 40%
dental benefits
Dental: 37%
vision benefits
Vision: 32%
no benefits
None: 59%