Oncology Nurse Salary in Australia

AU$69,600
per year
per hour
AU$34.10
per hour
per year

Oncology Nurse - Average Salary

The average salary for an Oncology Nurse is AU$69,600 per year (AU$34.10 per hour), which is AU$4,240 (+6%) higher than the national average salary in Australia.
An Oncology Nurse can expect an average starting salary of AU$54,200. The highest salaries can exceed AU$120,000.
AU$54,200
Low
AU$69,600
Average
AU$120,000
High
AU$30.30
Low
AU$34.10
Average
AU$60.10
High

Oncology Nurse Salary - Distribution

Low
AU$54,200
Average
AU$69,600
Senior
AU$88,600
High
AU$120,000
Low
AU$30.30
Average
AU$34.10
Senior
AU$47.80
High
AU$60.10
Among oncology nurses, Entry Level Oncology Nurses tend to have the lowest salaries, while more experienced workers like Oncology Nurse Practitioners enjoy the highest salaries.

Oncology Nurse - Salary Differences

JobSalaryDifference
Oncology Nurse PractitionerAU$102K/year
+47% 
Pediatric Oncology NurseAU$71K/year
+2% 
Entry Level Oncology NurseAU$54K/year
 -22%

Oncology Nurse - Pay by Experience Level

An entry level Oncology Nurse with less than three years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$54,200. A mid career Oncology Nurse with 4-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$65,400, while a senior Oncology Nurse with 10-20 years of experience makes on average AU$88,600. Oncology nurses with more than 20 years of experience earn AU$97,600 on average.

How Work Experience Affects the Salary of an Oncology Nurse

Late Career▲ +40%
Senior▲ +27%
Average SalaryAU$69,600/year
Mid Career▼ -6%
Entry Level▼ -22%

Gender Breakdown

Female
89%
Male
11%

Oncology Nurse - Jobs by Location

Oncology Nurse - Related Salaries

The salary information presented on this page is based on all Oncology Nurse jobs published on Jobted in the last 12 months.
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