Registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses

National Occupation Code (NOC): 3012  ยท  Browse All Occupations

This unit group includes registered nurses, registered psychiatric nurses and graduates of a nursing program who are awaiting registration (graduate nurses). They provide direct nursing care to patients, deliver health education programs and provide consultative services regarding issues relevant to the practice of nursing. They are employed in a variety of settings including hospitals, nursing homes, extended care facilities, rehabilitation centres, doctors’ offices, clinics, community agencies, companies, private homes and public and private organizations or they may be self-employed.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Ambulatory Care Nurse
  • Bedside Nurse
  • Burn Patient Care Nurse
  • Burn Victim Care Nurse
  • Cardiac Surgery Nurse
  • Cardiology Nurse
  • Cardiology Nurse Technician
  • Casual Duty Nurse
  • Circulating Nurse
  • Clinic Nurse
  • Clinical Nurse
  • Clinical Nurse Specialist
  • Community Health Nurse
  • Consultant Nurse
  • Contagious Disease Transmission Prevention Nurse
  • Coronary Intensive Care Nurse
  • Coronary Unit Nurse
  • Critical Care Nurse
  • Dialysis Nurse
  • Doctor's Office Nurse
  • Emergency Care Nurse
  • Emergency Nurse
  • First Aid Nurse
  • Float Nurse
  • General Duty Nurse
  • General Duty Nurse - Psychiatry
  • Geriatric Care Nurse
  • Geriatric Nurse
  • Gerontology Nurse
  • Graduate Nurse
  • Graduate Nurse - Doctor's Office
  • Graduate Nurse - Occupational Health
  • Graduate Nurse - Physician's Office
  • Graduate Private Duty Nurse
  • Hemodialysis Nurse
  • Home Care Neuroscience Nurse
  • Home Care Nurse
  • Hospital Hygiene Nurse
  • Hospital Hygienist - Nursing
  • Hospital Nurse
  • ICU (intensive Care Unit) Nurse
  • Independent Practice - Registered Nurse
  • Industrial Nurse
  • Infection Control Co-ordinator - Hospital
  • Infection Control Nurse
  • Infection Control Officer - Hospital
  • Infection Control Officer - Medical
  • Infection Surveillance Nurse
  • Intensive Care Nurse
  • Intensive Care Unit (ICU) Nurse
  • Liaison Nurse
  • Medical Intensive Care Nurse
  • Mental Health Nurse
  • Nephrology And Kidney Transplantation Nurse
  • Nephrology And Renal Transplantation Nurse
  • Nephrology Nurse
  • Neuroscience Nurse
  • Nurse
  • Nurse - Birthing Room
  • Nurse Consultant
  • Nurse Counsellor
  • Nurse Researcher
  • Nurse Technician
  • Nursing Adviser
  • Nursing Consultant
  • Nursing Counsellor
  • Nursing Evaluator
  • Nursing Researcher
  • Nursing Researcher - Nurse
  • Nursing Technician
  • Obstetrics Nurse
  • Occupational Health Nurse
  • Occupational Health Nurse Consultant
  • Occupational Medicine Nurse
  • Office Nurse
  • On-call Nurse
  • Oncology Nurse
  • Operating Room (OR) Nurse
  • OR (operating Room) Nurse
  • Out-patient Clinic Nurse
  • Outpost Nurse
  • Outreach Nurse
  • Palliative Care Nurse
  • Pediatric Intensive Care Nurse
  • Pediatric Nurse
  • Perinatal Care Nurse
  • Physician's Office Nurse
  • Primary Care Nurse
  • Primary Nurse
  • Private Care Nurse
  • Private Duty Nurse
  • Psychiatric And Mental Health Nurse
  • Psychiatric Nurse
  • Public And Community Health Nurse
  • Public Health Nurse
  • Public Health Nurse Consultant
  • Recovery Room Nurse
  • Red Cross Nurse
  • Registered Community Health Nurse
  • Registered Industrial Nurse
  • Registered Nurse - Call Centre
  • Registered Nurse - Contact Centre
  • Registered Nurse - Independent Practice
  • Registered Nurse - Public And Community Health
  • Registered Nurse - Telehealth
  • Registered Nurse (R.N.)
  • Registered Psychiatric Nurse (R.P.N.)
  • Registered Public Health Nurse
  • Respiratory Care Nurse
  • Respiratory Nurse Specialist
  • RN (registered Nurse)
  • RPN (registered Psychiatric Nurse)
  • School Health Nurse
  • School Nurse
  • Scrub Nurse
  • Staff Nurse
  • Surgical Intensive Care Nurse
  • Telehealth Registered Nurse
  • Tele-nurse
  • Triage Nurse
  • Victoria Order Nurse
  • Victorian Order Of Nurses (VON) Nurse
  • Visiting Nurse
  • VON (Victorian Order Of Nurses) Nurse
  • Ward Nurse
  • Youth Centre Nurse
  • Clinical Nurse
  • Community Health Nurse
  • Critical Care Nurse
  • Emergency Care Nurse
  • Intensive Care Nurse
  • Nurse Researcher
  • Nursing Consultant
  • Occupational Health Nurse
  • Private Duty Nurse
  • Public Health Nurse
  • Registered Nurse (R.N.)
  • Registered Psychiatric Nurse (R.P.N.)
  • Infection Control Officer - Medical

Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree N/A
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate N/A
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma N/A
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma N/A
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level N/A
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above N/A
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree N/A
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

Median Income by Sex

The following table details median income by sex for registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses.

Sex Median Income
Male $0
Female $0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Extracted Salary Information (27 samples)

The following salary data has been extracted from job posts indexed on this website over the last year for registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses.

$2,020.00
Lowest Observed
$87,750.00
Highest Observed
$40,950.00
25th Percentile
$52,398.33
Average
$54,366.00
Median
$70,200.00
75th Percentile

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Regional Employment Participation by Age Group

This chart and accompanying table outlines regional employment participation by age group for registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 0
25 to 34 years 0
35 to 44 years 0
45 to 54 years 0
55 to 64 years 0
65 to 74 years 0
75 years and over 0
Total 0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Employment Type

This chart outlines regional employment participation by employment type for registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 0
Part Time 0
Total 0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Sex

This chart outlines regional employment participation by sex for registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses. Hover over a pie section to see the associated sex, or refer to the table below.

Sex Employed Individuals
Male 0
Female 0
Total 0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Class of Worker

This chart outlines regional employment participation by class of worker for registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 0
Self Employed 0
Total 0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Labour Force Status

This chart outlines regional employment participation by labour force status for registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 0
Unemployed 0
Total 0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Education Level

This chart outlines regional employment participation by education level for registered nurses and registered psychiatric nurses. Hover over a pie section to see the associated education level, or refer to the table below.

Education Level Individuals
No certificate, diploma or degree 0
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 0
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 0
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 0
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 0
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 0
Total 0
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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