Average Veterinary Nurse Hourly Pay in Ireland

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The average hourly pay for a Veterinary Nurse in Ireland is €11.23.
MEDIAN €11.23
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Hourly Rate
€10 - €14
€101 - €539
Total Pay
€19,741 - €30,005

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Job Description for Veterinary Nurse

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.

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Veterinary Nurse
Customer Service Agent
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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Popular Skills for Veterinary Nurse

Skills in Anesthesia, Animal Care, Medicine / Surgery, Recovery / Post-Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) and Surgery are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Veterinary Nurse

An entry-level Veterinary Nurse with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of €10.86 based on 9 salaries. An early career Veterinary Nurse with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €11.09 based on 136 salaries. A mid-career Veterinary Nurse with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €12.43 based on 32 salaries. An experienced Veterinary Nurse with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of €13.23 based on 27 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of €0.
Employees with Veterinary Nurse in their job title in Sligo, Sligo earn an average of 11.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Galway, Galway (6.9% more) and Limerick, Limerick (2.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Cork, Cork (2.9% less), Donegal, Donegal (2.5% less) and Tipperary, Tipperary (0.4% less).

Years of Experience

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