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Nurse salary in Australia

How much does a Nurse make in Australia?

Average base salary

$69,040

The average salary for a nurse is $69,040 per year in Australia. 2.3k salaries reported, updated at 25 November 2022

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Top companies for Nurses in Australia

  1. Healthcare Australia
    3.7star
    140 reviews9 salaries reported
    $154,015per year
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Highest paying cities near Australia for Nurses

  1. Tamworth NSW
    $99,091 per year
    10 salaries reported
  2. Brisbane QLD
    $78,035 per year
    121 salaries reported
  3. Adelaide SA
    $76,689 per year
    15 salaries reported
  1. Melbourne VIC
    $75,303 per year
    213 salaries reported
  2. Townsville QLD
    $73,953 per year
    21 salaries reported
  3. Perth WA
    $72,947 per year
    88 salaries reported
  1. Sydney NSW
    $70,614 per year
    232 salaries reported
  2. Port Macquarie NSW
    $65,843 per year
    9 salaries reported
  3. Newcastle NSW
    $65,173 per year
    47 salaries reported
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How much do similar professions get paid in Australia?

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Average $81,908 per year

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Average $83,111 per year

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828 job openings

Average $79,985 per year

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