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Nursing wage rates as at 1 April 2017

  Wage Rates payable from 01/04/17
Classification Level Nurse Grade Band Pay Point Per Fortnight Per Annum Hourly Rate 76 hrs Casual Per Hour
Assistant in Nursing 1 1 1 $2,051.90 $53,533 $26.9987 $33.2084
2 $2,094.10 $54,634 $27.5539 $33.8913
3 $2,121.90 $55,359 $27.9197 $34.3412
4 $2,169.90 $56,611 $28.5513 $35.1181
5 $2,219.80 $57,913 $29.2079 $35.9257
6 $2,246.60 $58,612 $29.5605 $36.3594
Assistant in Nursing – Sterilising Services (formerly CSSD) 2 1 $2,220.40 $57,929 $29.2158 $35.9354
2 $2,252.20 $58,758 $29.6342 $36.4501
3 $2,285.40 $59,624 $30.0711 $36.9875
Undergraduate Student in Nursing/Midwifery 2   2nd year $2,094.10 $54,634 $27.5539 $33.8913
3rd year $2,121.90 $55,359 $27.9197 $34.3412
Enrolled Nurses 3   1 $2,220.40 $57,929 $29.2158 $35.9354
2 $2,252.20 $58,758 $29.6342 $35.5615
3 $2,285.40 $59,624 $30.0711 $36.9875
4 $2,319.70 $60,519 $30.5224 $37.5426
5 $2,356.60 $61,482 $31.0079 $38.1397
Enrolled Nurse Advanced Skills (formerly Enrolled Nurse Advanced Practice) 4   1 $2,426.30 $63,300 $31.9250 $39.2678
2 $2,574.60 $67,169 $33.8763 $41.6678
Registered Nurse
Registered Midwife
5   Re-entry $2,464.30 $64,292 $32.4250 $39.8828
1 $2,579.40 $67,295 $33.9395 $41.7456
2 $2,700.80 $70,462 $35.5368 $43.7103
3 $2,822.10 $73,627 $37.1329 $45.6735
4 $2,943.40 $76,791 $38.7289 $47.6365
5 $3,065.20 $79,969 $40.3316 $49.6079
6 $3,186.90 $83,144 $41.9329 $51.5775
7 $3,308.50 $86,316 $43.5329 $53.5455
Clinical Nurse
Clinical Midwife
6 1 1 $3,365.20 $87,796 $44.2789 $54.4630
2 $3,444.20 $89,857 $45.3184 $55.7416
3 $3,523.50 $91,926 $46.3618 $57.0250
4 $3,603.40 $94,010 $47.4132 $58.3182
Associate Clinical Nurse/Midwife, Consultant, Associate Nurse/Midwife Unit Manager, Associate Nurse/Midwife Manager, Associate Nurse/Midwife Educator, Associate Nurse/Midwife Researcher 2 1 $3,782.50 $98,683 $49.7697 $61.2167
Clinical Nurse/Midwife Consultant, Nurse/Midwife Unit Manager, Nurse/Midwife Manager, Nurse/Midwife Educator, Nurse/Midwife Researcher, Public Health Nurse, Nurse Navigator, Nurse Practitioner Candidate 7   1 $4,132.10 $107,804 $54.3697 $66.8747
2 $4,319.00 $112,680 $56.8289 $69.8995
3 $4,426.40 $115,482 $58.2421 $71.6378
4 $4,486.00 $117,037 $59.0263 $72.6023
Nurse Practitioner 8   1 $4,652.50 $121,380 $61.2171 $75.2970
2 $4,768.20 $124,399 $62.7395 $77.1696
3 $4,857.20 $126,721 $63.9105 $78.6099
Director of Nursing – Rural and Remote 9   1 $4,751.90 $123,974 $62.5250 $76.9058
2 $4,966.90 $129,583 $65.3539 $80.3853
3 $5,090.40 $132,805 $66.9789 $82.3840
Assistant Director of Nursing
Director of Nursing
10   1 $4,857.20 $126,721 $63.9105 $78.6099
2 $5,092.60 $132,862 $67.0079 $82.4197
Nursing Director
Director of Nursing
11    $5,435.30 $141,803 $71.5171 $87.9660
Nursing Director
Director of Nursing
12    $5,983.80 $156,113 $78.7342 $96.8431
Nursing Director
Director of Nursing
13 1   $6,405.60 $167,118 $84.2842 $103.6696
Executive Director of Nursing 13 2   $7,787.70 $203,176 $102.4697 $126.0377

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Nursing wage rates as at 1 April 2016

  Wage Rates payable from 01/04/16
Classification Level Nurse Grade Band Pay Point Per Fortnight Per Annum Hourly Rate 76 hrs Casual Per Hour
Assistant in Nursing 1 1 1 $2,001.90 $52,228 $26.3408 $32.3992
2 $2,043.00 $53,300 $26.8816 $33.0644
3 $2,070.10 $54,007 $27.2382 $33.5030
4 $2,117.00 $55,231 $27.8553 $34.2620
5 $2,165.70 $56,502 $28.4961 $35.0502
6 $2,191.80 $57,182 $28.8395 $35.4726
Assistant in Nursing – Sterilising Services (formerly CSSD) 2 1 $2,166.20 $56,515 $28.5026 $35.0582
2 $2,197.30 $57,326 $28.9118 $35.5615
3 $2,229.70 $58,171 $29.3382 $36.0860
Undergraduate Student in Nursing/Midwifery 2   2nd year $2,043.00 $53,300 $26.8816 $33.0644
3rd year $2,070.10 $54,007 $27.2382 $33.5030
Enrolled Nurses 3   1 $2,166.20 $56,515 $28.5026 $35.0582
2 $2,197.30 $57,326 $28.9118 $35.5615
3 $2,229.70 $58,171 $29.3382 $36.0860
4 $2,263.10 $59,043 $29.7776 $36.6264
5 $2,299.10 $59,982 $30.2513 $37.2091
Enrolled Nurse Advanced Skills (formerly Enrolled Nurse Advanced Practice) 4   1 $2,367.10 $61,756 $31.1461 $38.3097
2 $2,511.80 $65,531 $33.0500 $40.6515
Registered Nurse
Registered Midwife
5   Re-entry $2,404.20 $62,724 $31.6342 $38.9101
1 $2,516.50 $65,654 $33.1118 $40.7275
2 $2,634.90 $68,743 $34.6697 $42.6437
3 $2,753.30 $71,832 $36.2276 $44.5599
4 $2,871.60 $74,918 $37.7842 $46.4746
5 $2,990.40 $78,017 $39.3474 $48.3973
6 $3,109.20 $81,117 $40.9105 $50.3199
7 $3,227.80 $84,211 $42.4711 $52.2395
Clinical Nurse
Clinical Midwife
6 1 1 $3,283.10 $85,654 $43.1987 $53.1344
2 $3,360.20 $87,665 $44.2132 $54.3822
3 $3,437.60 $89,685 $45.2316 $55.6349
4 $3,515.50 $91,717 $46.2566 $56.8956
Associate Clinical Nurse/Midwife, Consultant, Associate Nurse/Midwife Unit Manager, Associate Nurse/Midwife Manager, Associate Nurse/Midwife Educator, Associate Nurse/Midwife Researcher 2 1 $3,690.20 $96,275 $48.5553 $59.7230
Clinical Nurse/Midwife Consultant, Nurse/Midwife Unit Manager, Nurse/Midwife Manager, Nurse/Midwife Educator, Nurse/Midwife Researcher, Public Health Nurse, Nurse Navigator, Nurse Practitioner Candidate 7   1 $4,031.30 $105,174 $53.0434 $65.2434
2 $4,213.70 $109,932 $55.4434 $68.1954
3 $4,318.40 $112,664 $56.8211 $69.8900
4 $4,376.60 $114,182 $57.5868 $70.8318
Nurse Practitioner 8   1 $4,539.00 $118,419 $59.7237 $73.4602
2 $4,651.90 $121,365 $61.2092 $75.2873
3 $4,738.70 $123,629 $62.3513 $76.6921
Director of Nursing – Rural and Remote 9   1 $4,636.00 $120,950 $61.0000 $75.0300
2 $4,845.80 $126,423 $63.7605 $78.4254
3 $4,966.20 $129,565 $65.3447 $80.3740
Assistant Director of Nursing
Director of Nursing
10   1 $4,738.70 $123,629 $62.3513 $76.6921
2 $4,968.40 $129,622 $65.3737 $80.4097
Nursing Director
Director of Nursing
11    $5,302.70 $138,344 $69.7724 $85.8201
Nursing Director
Director of Nursing
12    $5,837.90 $152,307 $76.8145 $94.4818
Nursing Director
Director of Nursing
13 1   $6,249.40 $163,042 $82.2289 $101.1415
Executive Director of Nursing 13 2   $7,597.80 $198,221 $99.9711 $122.9645

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Nursing wage rates as at 1 April 2015

  Wage Rates payable from 01/04/15
Classification Level Nurse Grade Band Pay Point Per Fortnight Per Annum Hourly Rate 76 hrs Casual Per Hour
Assistant in Nursing 1   30NRG1 01 $1,953.10 $50,955 $25.6987 $31.6094
30NRG1 02 $1,993.20 $52,001 $26.2263 $32.2583
30NRG1 03 $2,019.60 $52,690 $26.5737 $32.6857
30NRG1 04 $2,065.40 $53,885 $27.1763 $33.4268
30NRG1 05 $2,112.90 $55,124 $27.8013 $34.1956
30NRG1 06 $2,138.30 $55,787 $28.1355 $34.6067
Undergraduate Student Nurses / Midwives 2   30NRG2 01 $1,993.20 $52,001 $26.2263 $32.2583
30NRG2 02 $2,019.60 $52,690 $26.5737 $32.6857
Enrolled Nurses 3   30NRG3 01 $2,113.40 $55,137 $27.8079 $34.2037
30NRG3 02 $2,143.70 $55,928 $28.2066 $34.6941
30NRG3 03 $2,175.30 $56,752 $28.6224 $35.2056
30NRG3 04 $2,207.90 $57,603 $29.0513 $35.7331
30NRG3 05 $2,243.00 $58,518 $29.5132 $36.3012
Enrolled Nurse Advanced Practice 4   30NRG4 01 $2,309.40 $60,251 $30.3868 $37.3758
30NRG4 02 $2,450.50 $63,932 $32.2434 $39.6594
Registered Nurse**
Midwife (only)
5   30NRG5RE 01 $2,345.60 $61,195 $30.8632 $37.9617
30NRG5 01 $2,455.10 $64,052 $32.3039 $39.7338
30NRG5 02 $2,570.60 $67,065 $33.8237 $41.6032
30NRG5 03 $2,686.10 $70,078 $35.3434 $43.4724
30NRG5 04 $2,801.60 $73,092 $36.8632 $45.3417
30NRG5 05 $2,917.50 $76,115 $38.3882 $47.2175
30NRG5 06 $3,033.40 $79,139 $39.9132 $49.0932
30NRG5 07 $3,149.10 $82,158 $41.4355 $50.9657
Clinical Nurse
Clinical Midwife
6   30NRG6 01 $3,203.00 $83,564 $42.1447 $51.8380
30NRG6 02 $3,278.20 $85,526 $43.1342 $53.0551
30NRG6 03 $3,353.80 $87,498 $44.1289 $54.2785
30NRG6 04 $3,429.80 $89,481 $45.1289 $55.5085
Associate/Advanced Practice Role 7AA   30NRG6-7A 01 $3,600.20 $93,927 $47.3711 $58.2665
Clinical Nurse Consultant, Nurse Unit Manager, Nurse Educator, Nurse Researcher, Public Health Nurse, Nurse Practitioner Candidate 7   30NRG7 01 $3,933.00 $102,609 $51.7500 $63.6525
30NRG7 02 $4,110.90 $107,250 $54.0908 $66.5317
30NRG7 03 $4,213.10 $109,917 $55.4355 $68.1857
30NRG7 04 $4,269.90 $111,399 $56.1829 $69.1050
Nurse Practitioner 8   30NRG8 01 $4,428.30 $115,531 $58.2671 $71.6685
30NRG8 02 $4,538.40 $118,404 $59.7158 $73.4504
Assistant Director of Nursing
Nursing Director
9 1 30NRG9-1 01 $4,623.10 $120,613 $60.8303 $74.8213
30NRG9-1 02 $4,847.20 $126,460 $63.7789 $78.4480
2 30NRG9-2 01 $5,173.40 $134,970 $68.0711 $83.7275
3 30NRG9-3 01 $5,695.50 $148,592 $74.9408 $92.1772
Director of Nursing 10 1 30NRG10-1 01 $4,520.00 $117,924 $59.4737 $73.1527
30NRG10-1 02 $4,724.30 $123,254 $62.1618 $76.4590
30NRG10-1 03 $4,841.90 $126,322 $63.7092 $78.3623
2 30NRG10-2 01 $4,623.10 $120,613 $60.8303 $74.8213
30NRG10-2 02 $4,847.20 $126,460 $63.7789 $78.4480
3 30NRG10-3 01 $5,173.40 $134,970 $68.0711 $83.7275
4 30NRG10-4 01 $5,695.50 $148,592 $74.9408 $92.1772
District Director of Nursing 11 1 30NRG11-1 01 $4,623.10 $120,613 $60.8303 $74.8213
30NRG11-1 02 $4,847.20 $126,460 $63.7789 $78.4480
2 30NRG11-2 01 $5,173.40 $134,970 $68.0711 $83.7275
3 30NRG11-3 01 $5,695.50 $148,592 $74.9408 $92.1772
4 30NRG11-4 01 $6,097.00 $159,066 $80.2237 $98.6752
Executive Director of Nursing 12   30NRG12-1 01 $7,412.50 $193,387 $97.5329 $119.9655

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Nursing wage rates as at 1 April 2014

  Wage Rates payable from 01/04/14
Classification Level Nurse Grade Band Pay Point Per Fortnight Per Annum Hourly Rate 76 hrs Casual Per Hour
Assistant in Nursing 1 1 30NRG1 01 $1,886.30 $49,212 $24.8197 $30.5282
2 30NRG1 02 $1,925.40 $50,232 $25.3342 $31.1611
3 30NRG1 03 $1,951.10 $50,903 $25.6724 $31.5771
4 30NRG1 04 $1,995.80 $52,069 $26.2605 $32.3004
5 30NRG1 05 $2,042.20 $53,280 $26.8711 $33.0515
6 30NRG1 06 $2,066.90 $53,924 $27.1961 $33.4512
Undergraduate Student Nurses / Midwives 2 Second Year Student 30NRG2 01 $1,925.40 $50,232 $25.3342 $31.1611
3rd Year Student 30NRG2 02 $1,951.10 $50,903 $25.6724 $31.5771
Enrolled Nurses 3 1 30NRG3 01 $2,042.70 $53,293 $26.8776 $33.0594
2 30NRG3 02 $2,072.20 $54,062 $27.2658 $33.5369
3 30NRG3 03 $2,103.00 $54,866 $27.6711 $34.0355
4 30NRG3 04 $2,134.80 $55,695 $28.0895 $34.5501
5 30NRG3 05 $2,169.10 $56,590 $28.5408 $35.1052
Enrolled Nurse Advanced Practice 4 1 30NRG4 01 $2,233.90 $58,281 $29.3934 $36.1539
2 30NRG4 02 $2,371.50 $61,871 $31.2039 $38.3808
Registered Nurse**
Midwife (only)
5 Re-entry 30NRG5RE 01 $2,269.20 $59,202 $29.8579 $36.7252
1 30NRG5 01 $2,376.00 $61,988 $31.2632 $38.4537
2 30NRG5 02 $2,488.70 $64,928 $32.7461 $40.2777
3 30NRG5 03 $2,601.40 $67,869 $34.2289 $42.1015
4 30NRG5 04 $2,714.10 $70,809 $35.7118 $43.9255
5 30NRG5 05 $2,827.10 $73,757 $37.1987 $45.7544
6 30NRG5 06 $2,940.20 $76,708 $38.6868 $47.5848
7 30NRG5 07 $3,053.10 $79,653 $40.1724 $49.4121
Clinical Nurse
Clinical Midwife
6 1 30NRG6 01 $3,105.70 $81,025 $40.8645 $50.2633
2 30NRG6 02 $3,179.00 $82,938 $41.8289 $51.4495
3 30NRG6 03 $3,252.80 $84,863 $42.8000 $52.6440
4 30NRG6 04 $3,326.90 $86,796 $43.7750 $53.8433
Associate/Advanced Practice Role 6–7A 1 30NRG6-7A 01 $3,493.20 $91,135 $45.9632 $56.5347
Clinical Nurse Consultant, Nurse Unit Manager, Nurse Educator, Nurse Researcher, Public Health Nurse, Nurse Practitioner Candidate 7 1 30NRG7 01 $3,817.90 $99,606 $50.2355 $61.7897
2 30NRG7 02 $3,991.40 $104,133 $52.5184 $64.5976
3 30NRG7 03 $4,091.10 $106,734 $53.8303 $66.2113
4 30NRG7 04 $4,146.60 $108,182 $54.5605 $67.1094
Nurse Practitioner 8 1 30NRG8 01 $4,301.10 $112,213 $56.5934 $69.6099
2 30NRG8 02 $4,408.50 $115,015 $58.0066 $71.3481
Assistant Director of Nursing
Nursing Director
9 1 30NRG9-1 01 $4,491.10 $117,170 $59.0934 $72.6849
30NRG9-1 02 $4,709.80 $122,875 $61.9711 $76.2245
2 30NRG9-2 01 $5,028.00 $131,177 $66.1579 $81.3742
3 30NRG9-3 01 $5,537.40 $144,467 $72.8605 $89.6184
Director of Nursing 10 1 30NRG10-1 01 $4,390.60 $114,548 $57.7711 $71.0585
30NRG10-1 02 $4,589.90 $119,747 $60.3934 $74.2839
30NRG10-1 03 $4,704.60 $122,740 $61.9026 $76.1402
2 30NRG10-2 01 $4,491.10 $117,170 $59.0934 $72.6849
30NRG10-2 02 $4,709.80 $122,875 $61.9711 $76.2245
3 30NRG10-3 01 $5,028.00 $131,177 $66.1579 $81.3742
4 30NRG10-4 01 $5,537.40 $144,467 $72.8605 $89.6184
District Director of Nursing 11 1 30NRG11-1 01 $4,491.10 $117,170 $59.0934 $72.6849
30NRG11-1 02 $4,709.80 $122,875 $61.9711 $76.2245
2 30NRG11-2 01 $5,028.00 $131,177 $66.1579 $81.3742
3 30NRG11-3 01 $5,537.40 $144,467 $72.8605 $89.6184
4 30NRG11-4 01 $5,929.10 $154,686 $78.0145 $95.9578
Executive Director of Nursing 12 1 30NRG12-1 01 $7,212.50 $188,169 $94.9013 $116.7286

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Last updated: 4 September 2017