A person working as a Nurse in Philippines typically earns around 37,000 PHP per month. Salaries range from 15,200 PHP (lowest) to 57,000 PHP (highest).
This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits. Nurse salaries may differ drasticlty based on experience, skills, gender, or location. Below you will find detailed breakdown based on many different criteria.
Nurse salaries in Philippines range between 15,200 PHP per month (minimum salary) to 57,000 PHP per month (maximum salary).
The median salary is 38,500 PHP per month, which means that half (50%) of people working as Nurse are earning less than 38,500 PHP while the other half are earning more than 38,500 PHP. The median represents the middle salary value. Generally speaking, you would want to be on the right side of the graph with the group earning more than the median salary.
Closely related to the median are two values: the 25th and the 75th percentiles. Reading from the salary distribution diagram, 25% of people working as Nurse are earning less than 24,200 PHP while 75% of them are earning more than 24,200 PHP. Also from the diagram, 75% of people working as Nurse are earning less than 51,600 PHP while 25% are earning more than 51,600 PHP.
Both are indicators. If your salary is higher than both of the average and the median then you are doing very well. If your salary is lower than both, then many people are earning more than you and there is plently of room for improvement. If your wage is in between the average and median, then things can be a bit confusing. We have written a guide to explain all the different senarios. How to compare your salary
Experience level is the most important factor in determining your salary. Naturally the more years of experience the higher your wage. We broke down Nurse salaries by experience level. A Nurse with less than two years of experience makes approximatly 17,500 PHP per month. While someone with experience level between two and five years is expected to earn 24,000 PHP per month, 37% more than someone with less than two year's experience. Moving forward, an experience level between five and ten years lands a salary of 30,200 PHP per month, 26% more than a person with two to five years of experience. Additionally, Nurse(s) whose expertise span anywhere between ten and fifteen years get a salary equivalent to 36,500 PHP per month, 21% more than a person with five to ten years of experience. If the experience level is between fifteen and twenty years, then the expected wage is 42,800 PHP per month, 17% more than a person with ten to fifteen years of experience. Lastly, employees with more than twenty years of professional experience get a salary of 53,000 PHP per month, 24% more than people with fifteen to twenty years of experience.
|0 - 2 Years|
|2 - 5 Years||+37%|
|5 - 10 Years||+26%|
|10 - 15 Years||+21%|
|15 - 20 Years||+17%|
We all know that higher education equals a bigger salary, but how much more money can a degree add into your income? We broke down Nurse salaries by education level in order to make a comparison. When the education level is Highschool, the average salary of a Nurse is 17,500 PHP per month. While someone with a Certificate or Diploma gets a salary of 22,100 PHP per month, 26% more than someone with Highschool. A Bachelor's Degree gets its holder an average salary of 30,900 PHP per month, 40% more than someone with Certificate or Diploma. Professionals who hold a Master's Degree are rewarded with an average salary of 43,400 PHP per month, 41% more than someone with Bachelor's Degree. Ph.d holders are compensated with wage equivelant to 53,900 PHP per month, 24% more than someone with Master's Degree.
|Certificate or Diploma||+26%|
|Average Salary 2016|
|Average Salary 2017||+4%|
|Average Salary 2018||+4%|
|Average Salary 2019||+4%|
The hourly wage is the salary paid in one working hour. Usually jobs are classified into two categories: salaried jobs and hourly jobs. Salaried jobs pay a fix amount regardless of the hours worked. Hourly jobs pay per worked hour. To convert salary into hourly wage the above formula is used (assuming 5 working days in a week and 8 working hours per day which is the standard for most jobs). The hourly wage calculation may differ slightly depending on the worked hours per week and annual vacation allowance. The figures mentioned above are good approximation and they are considered to the be the standard.
|Job Title||Average Salary|
|Acute Care Nurse||42,300 PHP||+14%|
|Assistant Director of Nursing||52,600 PHP||+42%|
|Case Manager||52,300 PHP||+41%|
|Company Nurse||31,800 PHP||-14%|
|Critical Care Nurse||41,300 PHP||+12%|
|District Nurse||37,100 PHP||+0%|
|Head Nurse||40,600 PHP||+10%|
|Home Nurse||37,400 PHP||+1%|
|ICU Registered Nurse||40,900 PHP||+10%|
|Informatics Nurse Specialist||40,400 PHP||+9%|
|Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)||39,000 PHP||+5%|
|MDS Coordinator||41,300 PHP||+12%|
|Mental Health Nurse||36,300 PHP||-2%|
|Neonatal Nurse Practitioner||42,300 PHP||+14%|
|Nurse Midwife||47,300 PHP||+28%|
|Nurse Practitioner||39,300 PHP||+6%|
|Nursing Assistant||34,000 PHP||-8%|
|Nursing Coordinator||43,400 PHP||+17%|
|Nursing Director||57,800 PHP||+56%|
|Nursing Services Instructor||43,500 PHP||+17%|
|Nursing Supervisor||44,500 PHP||+20%|
|Occupational Health Advisor||52,500 PHP||+42%|
|Occupational Therapist||59,700 PHP||+61%|
|Personal Support Worker||29,200 PHP||-21%|
|Psychiatric Nurse||38,800 PHP||+5%|
|Registered Nurse||36,800 PHP||-1%|
|Respiratory Manager||56,800 PHP||+53%|
|School Nurse||37,100 PHP||+0%|
|Staff Nurse||39,100 PHP||+6%|
|Theatre Manager||48,900 PHP||+32%|
|Utilization Review Nurse||35,600 PHP||-4%|
|Cagayan de Oro||41,100 PHP|
|Las Pinas||36,100 PHP|
|Quezon City||45,100 PHP|