Average Staff Nurse Hourly Pay in Canada

C$36.31
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C$500
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The average hourly pay for a Staff Nurse in Canada is C$36.31.
10%
CA$24.39
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CA$36.31
90%
CA$47.54
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Hourly Rate
C$24 - C$48
Bonus
C$125 - C$3,000
Total Pay
C$50,144 - C$98,652

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Job Description for Staff Nurse

Staff Nurse Tasks
  • Assess patient health problems and needs, develop and implement nursing care plans, and maintain medical records.
  • Advise patients on health maintenance and disease prevention or provide case management.
  • Administer nursing care to ill, injured, convalescent, or disabled patients.

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Popular Skills for Staff Nurse

Skills in Medicine / Surgery, Acute Care and Geriatrics are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Staff Nurse

An entry-level Staff Nurse with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$28.97 based on 5 salaries. An early career Staff Nurse with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$28.50 based on 20 salaries. A mid-career Staff Nurse with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$33.48 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Staff Nurse with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$37.31 based on 25 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$43.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Staff Nurse in their job title in Toronto, Ontario earn an average of 0.4% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Edmonton, Alberta (22.9% less) and Calgary, Alberta (1.4% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 104 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.8%
Early Career
19.2%
Mid Career
18.3%
Experienced
24.0%
Late Career
33.7%