Salary Nursing Assistant

Our data for salaries for nursing assistant has been updated the last time on 03-02-2022. On 03-02-2022 the average salary for a nursing assistant was $ 4,469. The data on Jobsking.com has been composed by data analysts from millions of vacancies combined with own data.

The highest measured yearly salaries for nursing assistant are $ 76,000 and the lowest are $ 13,000. The most common salaries for nursing assistant are between $ 57,000 (25%) and $ 57,000 (75%) per year.

Converted to a monthly salary, this is a maximum of $ 6,297 and a minimum of $ 1,061 with the most common monthly salaries for nursing assistant between $ 4,751 and $ 4,751 per month or $ 27 and $ 27 per hour.

 
The amount that you can earn depends on several factors. Which diplomas or certificates do you possess? How long have you been doing this work? How old are you? What does the CLA prescribe for your industry? Is your role steering or executive? With our salary calculator you can calculate what you could earn as a nursing assistant.

Highest salary for nursing assistant in regions and cities

We see a large discrepancy in the salaries for nursing assistant based on regions and cities. Below the salaries for nursing assistant are compared:

New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, Western Australia

New South Wales – average salary $ 4,695

The top cities for nursing assistant salaries in New South Wales are:

  1. Remote In New Southles $ 6,400 per month.
  2. Tennant Creek $ 6,235 per month.
  3. Lightning Ridge $ 6,151 per month.
  4. Wanganella $ 6,022 per month.
  5. Lucas Heights $ 5,554 per month.
  6. Wollstonecraft $ 5,529 per month.
  7. Beverley Park $ 5,265 per month.
  8. Tea Gardens $ 4,751 per month.
  9. New Southles $ 4,751 per month.
  10. Sydney $ 4,166 per month.

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Northern Territory – average salary $ 3,933

The top cities for nursing assistant salaries in Northern Territory are:

  1. East Arnhem Shire $ 5,031 per month.
  2. Yirrkala $ 4,652 per month.
  3. Perth $ 4,465 per month.
  4. Nhulunbuy $ 4,281 per month.
  5. Amoonguna $ 4,239 per month.
  6. Casuarina $ 4,029 per month.
  7. Stuart Park $ 3,797 per month.
  8. Palmerston $ 3,147 per month.
  9. Fannie Bay $ 2,928 per month.
  10. Tiwi $ 2,757 per month.

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Queensland – average salary $ 4,692

The top cities for nursing assistant salaries in Queensland are:

  1. Kuraby $ 5,808 per month.
  2. Miles $ 5,215 per month.
  3. Barcaldine $ 5,167 per month.
  4. Woody Point $ 5,065 per month.
  5. Gin Gin $ 5,064 per month.
  6. Bribie Island $ 4,964 per month.
  7. Peregian Springs $ 4,911 per month.
  8. Thornlands $ 4,838 per month.
  9. Peregian Beach $ 4,832 per month.
  10. Labrador $ 1,061 per month.

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South Australia – average salary $ 5,195

The top cities for nursing assistant salaries in South Australia are:

  1. Angle Park $ 7,546 per month.
  2. Hackney $ 5,411 per month.
  3. Campbelltown $ 5,243 per month.
  4. Monash $ 4,925 per month.
  5. Salisbury East $ 4,915 per month.
  6. Kimba $ 4,909 per month.
  7. Bruce $ 4,854 per month.
  8. Solomontown $ 4,786 per month.
  9. Yorketown $ 4,702 per month.
  10. Enfield $ 4,655 per month.

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Tasmania – average salary $ 4,504

The top cities for nursing assistant salaries in Tasmania are:

  1. Risdon $ 5,287 per month.
  2. Strahan $ 5,108 per month.
  3. New Town $ 4,479 per month.
  4. Port Arthur $ 4,435 per month.
  5. Queenstown $ 4,409 per month.
  6. Beaconsfield $ 4,403 per month.
  7. Flinders Island $ 4,358 per month.
  8. St Marys $ 4,358 per month.
  9. National Park $ 4,121 per month.
  10. Detention River $ 4,082 per month.

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Victoria – average salary $ 5,379

The top cities for nursing assistant salaries in Victoria are:

  1. Moe $ 6,297 per month.
  2. Beaufort $ 5,714 per month.
  3. City Of Boroondara $ 5,427 per month.
  4. Fulham $ 5,373 per month.
  5. Thompson $ 5,334 per month.
  6. Corryong $ 5,263 per month.
  7. Barkly $ 5,109 per month.
  8. Deepdene $ 5,109 per month.
  9. Malvern East $ 5,109 per month.
  10. Aspendale Gardens $ 5,053 per month.

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Western Australia – average salary $ 5,775

The top cities for nursing assistant salaries in Western Australia are:

  1. Bateman $ 8,190 per month.
  2. West Kalgoorlie $ 8,067 per month.
  3. Koolyanobbing $ 6,963 per month.
  4. Port Kennedy $ 5,069 per month.
  5. Fitzroy Crossing $ 4,972 per month.
  6. Padbury $ 4,939 per month.
  7. Munster $ 4,897 per month.
  8. Denmark $ 4,891 per month.
  9. Williams $ 4,886 per month.
  10. Baynton $ 4,874 per month.

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Salary nursing assistant per year, month and hour

If you prefer to look at the salaries for nursing assistant based on year salaries or per hour, then you can compare those in the following chart with the monthly salaries and broken down by region.

Region Yearly salary Monthly salary Hourly salary
New South Wales $ 56,000 $ 4,695 $ 27.09
Northern Territory $ 47,000 $ 3,933 $ 22.69
Queensland $ 56,000 $ 4,692 $ 27.07
South Australia $ 62,000 $ 5,195 $ 29.97
Tasmania $ 54,000 $ 4,504 $ 25.99
Victoria $ 65,000 $ 5,379 $ 31.03
Western Australia $ 69,000 $ 5,775 $ 33.32

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More salaries for professions such as nursing assistant

Compare the salary for nursing assistant with other professions in the industry. Is the profession you are looking for not listed? Then use the search function at the top of the page to find your salary.

Job Title Yearly Salary Monthly Salary Weekly Salary Hourly Salary
Assistant in Nursing $ 50,000 $ 4,191 $ 967 $ 24.18
Nurse Assistant $ 68,000 $ 5,636 $ 1,300 $ 32.52
Assistant Director of Nursing $ 117,000 $ 9,728 $ 2,245 $ 56.13
Hospital Assistant $ 52,000 $ 4,357 $ 1,005 $ 25.14
Care Assistant $ 40,000 $ 3,348 $ 772 $ 19.32
Senior Lecturer in Nursing $ 126,000 $ 10,497 $ 2,422 $ 60.56
Education Assistant $ 53,000 $ 4,447 $ 1,026 $ 25.66
Graduate Assistant $ 48,000 $ 3,958 $ 913 $ 22.84
Assistant $ 70,000 $ 5,801 $ 1,338 $ 33.47
Clinical Assistant $ 50,000 $ 4,128 $ 952 $ 23.82
Teaching Assistant $ 65,000 $ 5,408 $ 1,248 $ 31.2
Rehabilitation Assistant $ 53,000 $ 4,396 $ 1,014 $ 25.36
Nursing Unit Manager $ 119,000 $ 9,957 $ 2,297 $ 57.45
Director of Nursing $ 128,000 $ 10,706 $ 2,470 $ 61.77
Pharmacy Assistant $ 47,000 $ 3,957 $ 913 $ 22.83
Dental Assistant $ 53,000 $ 4,400 $ 1,015 $ 25.39
Assistant Teacher $ 60,000 $ 5,034 $ 1,161 $ 29.05
Childcare Assistant $ 53,000 $ 4,409 $ 1,017 $ 25.44
Assistant Educator $ 51,000 $ 4,222 $ 974 $ 24.36
Practice Assistant $ 65,000 $ 5,376 $ 1,240 $ 31.02
Physiotherapy Assistant $ 64,000 $ 5,311 $ 1,225 $ 30.64
General Assistant $ 45,000 $ 3,747 $ 864 $ 21.62
Therapy Assistant $ 53,000 $ 4,421 $ 1,020 $ 25.51
Research Assistant $ 77,000 $ 6,376 $ 1,471 $ 36.79
Office Assistant $ 50,000 $ 4,207 $ 970 $ 24.27
Administrative Assistant $ 56,000 $ 4,700 $ 1,084 $ 27.12
Laboratory Assistant $ 53,000 $ 4,428 $ 1,021 $ 25.55
Assistant Professor $ 115,000 $ 9,583 $ 2,211 $ 55.29
Chiropractic Assistant $ 47,000 $ 3,894 $ 898 $ 22.47
Nursery Assistant $ 56,000 $ 4,693 $ 1,083 $ 27.08
Assistant Coordinator $ 59,000 $ 4,901 $ 1,131 $ 28.28
Accounting Assistant $ 62,000 $ 5,170 $ 1,193 $ 29.83
Assistant Administrator $ 49,000 $ 4,083 $ 942 $ 23.56
Clerical Assistant $ 57,000 $ 4,781 $ 1,103 $ 27.59
Program Assistant $ 59,000 $ 4,930 $ 1,137 $ 28.44
Senior Assistant Manager $ 71,000 $ 5,916 $ 1,365 $ 34.13
Engineering Assistant $ 63,000 $ 5,210 $ 1,202 $ 30.06
Administration Assistant $ 56,000 $ 4,654 $ 1,074 $ 26.86
Vet Assistant $ 67,000 $ 5,586 $ 1,289 $ 32.23
Personal Assistant $ 70,000 $ 5,865 $ 1,353 $ 33.84
Recruitment Assistant $ 51,000 $ 4,234 $ 977 $ 24.43
Assistant Accountant $ 69,000 $ 5,743 $ 1,325 $ 33.13
Development Assistant $ 65,000 $ 5,416 $ 1,250 $ 31.25
Financial Assistant $ 58,000 $ 4,791 $ 1,105 $ 27.64
Facilities Assistant $ 60,000 $ 5,002 $ 1,154 $ 28.86
Technical Assistant $ 61,000 $ 5,046 $ 1,164 $ 29.11
Assistant Manager $ 61,000 $ 5,102 $ 1,177 $ 29.43
Assistant Managers $ 62,000 $ 5,180 $ 1,195 $ 29.89
Field Assistant $ 99,000 $ 8,253 $ 1,904 $ 47.62
Physiotherapist Assistant $ 52,000 $ 4,314 $ 995 $ 24.89
Legal Assistant $ 80,000 $ 6,632 $ 1,530 $ 38.27
Library Assistant $ 61,000 $ 5,090 $ 1,174 $ 29.37
Finance Assistant $ 59,000 $ 4,943 $ 1,140 $ 28.52
IT Assistant $ 60,000 $ 5,023 $ 1,159 $ 28.98
Team Assistant $ 69,000 $ 5,750 $ 1,327 $ 33.18
Assistant Principal $ 137,000 $ 11,438 $ 2,639 $ 65.99
Purchasing Assistant $ 62,000 $ 5,199 $ 1,199 $ 29.1.0
Survey Assistant $ 78,000 $ 6,487 $ 1,497 $ 37.43
Assistant Engineer $ 86,000 $ 7,174 $ 1,655 $ 41.39
Maintenance Assistant $ 54,000 $ 4,483 $ 1,034 $ 25.87
Cost Assistant $ 88,000 $ 7,297 $ 1,684 $ 42.1
Housekeeping Assistant $ 58,000 $ 4,829 $ 1,114 $ 27.86
Scheduling Assistant $ 46,000 $ 3,872 $ 893 $ 22.34
Executive Assistant $ 82,000 $ 6,808 $ 1,571 $ 39.28
Communications Assistant $ 61,000 $ 5,082 $ 1,172 $ 29.32
Activities Assistant $ 34,000 $ 2,851 $ 657 $ 16.45
Assistant Baker $ 42,000 $ 3,529 $ 814 $ 20.36
Shop Assistant $ 41,000 $ 3,448 $ 795 $ 19.9
Assistant Project Officer $ 90,000 $ 7,516 $ 1,734 $ 43.36
HR Assistant $ 69,000 $ 5,750 $ 1,326 $ 33.17
Domestic Assistant $ 49,000 $ 4,098 $ 945 $ 23.65
Payroll Assistant $ 68,000 $ 5,636 $ 1,300 $ 32.52
Assistant Director $ 111,000 $ 9,290 $ 2,143 $ 53.6
Sales Assistant $ 51,000 $ 4,217 $ 973 $ 24.33
Logistics Assistant $ 55,000 $ 4,544 $ 1,048 $ 26.22
Project Assistant $ 72,000 $ 6,010 $ 1,387 $ 34.68
Orthodontic Assistant $ 50,000 $ 4,166 $ 961 $ 24.04

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