Nurse

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Median Average:
$81,730
Nurse in Australia median base salary $81,730/yr. Information is based on 2138 Nurse jobs advertised between May 2021 and March 2022.
How much do Nurse earn in Australia? The average salary of Nurse is $81,730 in Australia
$81,730 /yr
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Average $81,730
Range $80K - $90K
Last updated May 20 2022
The average pay range for Nurse is between $80K and $90K. Salaries vary from a low of $50K up to $120K per year. The average number of Nurse roles advertised per month is 228 in Australia between May 2021 and March 2022.
What are the most common skills required to be a Nurse? The most common skills required for a Nurse are:
Administration Administration Art Administration Accreditation Administration Administration Art Art Accreditation Accreditation Art Audit Art Administration Art Administration Accreditation Administration Art Audit Building Art Accreditation Anaphylaxis ASPX Asthma Audit Cancer Accreditation
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These skills are most commonly found in Nurse job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated April 30 2022
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Nursing - Aged Care roles in Australia?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most Nursing - Aged Care roles. See what salaries they paid for Nursing - Aged Care in Australia. See how they compare to the average Nursing - Aged Care salary of $81,730.
Sidekicker
Gold Coast (50%), Brisbane (49%), Melbourne (1%)
10,663

$62K-$85K

(($8,039))

$62K-$85K
(($8,039))
Opal HealthCare
Sydney (46%), Brisbane (25%), Newcastle (18%), Gold Coast (17%) +7 others
10,445

$47K-$66K

(($25,028))

$47K-$66K
(($25,028))
Blue Care
Brisbane (79%), Townsville (11%), Gold Coast (6%), Cairns (4%) +1 others
10,232

$51K-$71K

(($19,839))

$51K-$71K
(($19,839))
Bupa Aged Care Australia
Sydney (35%), Melbourne (34%), Gold Coast (25%), Newcastle (9%) +8 others
6,436

$47K-$77K

(($19,614))

$47K-$77K
(($19,614))
Bolton Clarke
Brisbane (54%), Melbourne (30%), Townsville (8%), Gold Coast (5%) +5 others
3,570

$47K-$60K

(($27,667))

$47K-$60K
(($27,667))
Last Updated April 29 2022
How many years does it take to become a Nurse?
Most candidates undertake an average of 6 years Healthcare & Medical prior to being appointed as a Nurse.
Average Healthcare & Medical required to become a Nurse
Last updated May 22 2022
Most candidates have on average 6 years working experience prior to becoming a Nurse.
Average Healthcare & Medical required to become a Nurse
Last updated May 22 2022
Where are Nurse in Australia sourced from?
Nurse are sourced from
these companies
Aged Care
Estia Health
MINISTRY OF HEALTH
Monash Health
Ringwood Private Hospital
Nurse are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
TAFE
Australian Catholic University
Australian Catholic University
Deakin University
Last updated May 22 2022
Where are most Nurse roles located in Australia?
Melbourne 582 / 28%
Sydney 267 / 13%
Brisbane 238 / 11%
Perth 233 / 11%
Adelaide 131 / 8%
Last updated May 20 2022
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Nurse?
Darwin ($99K)
Townsville ($95K)
Canberra ($91K)
Perth ($87K)
Gold Coast ($86K)
Last updated May 20 2022