Salaries after B.Sc. Nursing


The nursing job is said to be the most dignified job in the world. It is an important part of the medical care system. It is all about the caring of sick people with science of healthcare. Women are mostly engaged in these jobs. Those who have successfully completed B.Sc. or M.Sc. degree in Nursing can find jobs in various government as well as private hospitals, healthcare centers, dispensaries, etc.These graduates are also recruited in Military and Railway departments. The various other places where the nurses can find employment are

  • Nursing homes
  • Orphanages and old age homes
  • Training institutes
  • Health projects and scheme run by government departments
  • Industrial houses and factories

The remunerations given to nurses are fairly good in many health care organisations in the country. A B.Sc. Nursing holder can earn up to Rs.15, 000/- per month at the beginning and around Rs.25, 000/- with experience. While a M.Sc. holder can earn Rs.20, 000/- per month at the entry it can be around Rs.30, 000/- after experience.

Salaries after B.Sc. Nursing in Government Organizations

A beginner in the nursing field in government hospitals can receive up to Rs.15, 000/- per month. Their pay packages will gradually increase with experience and skills. However a nurse employed in defense services and Railway departmental hospitals will receive high remunerations compared to the government hospitals. In the teaching field a B.Sc. fresher can receive Rs.12, 000/- per month and for a M.Sc. holder it ranges from Rs.25, 000/- to Rs.30, 000/- per month. If they are PhD holders then their pay packages will increase up to Rs.40, 000/- or Rs.50, 000/- per month in government institutions.

Salaries after B.Sc. Nursing in Private Institutions

The salary for a nurse in private hospitals and other firms are less compared to the government firms. In these sectors they have a fixed daily wage. They can earn Rs.7000/- to Rs.8000/- per month in a private hospital. The midwives will receive above Rs.4000/- monthly in addition to the fixed fee per birth registered. For the health workers it ranges only from Rs.1000/- to Rs.2000/- per month.

Remuneration after B.Sc. Nursing in Private Practice in India and Abroad

The pay package for a B.Sc. nurse will depend on various factors like seniority, job type, hospitals and their specialization. However a nurse who wishes to work abroad will receive very high remuneration compared to their counterpart in India. They can find jobs in orphanages, old age homes, as home nurses, etc in overseas also. These jobs ensure better pay packages monthly. A B.Sc. Nurse can earn up to Rs.1 lakh to Rs.3lakhs per month in foreign countries.



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18 Responses to “Salaries after B.Sc. Nursing”

  1. 18

    i am a student of class 10 and after class 12 i want to do bsc nursing so which hospital in mumbai is the best to do so and i want to do in such a hospital so that i can get to work at abroad

  2. 17

    i am very much tensed about my future ….i m final year student of bsc nursing … coming september i have my degree but i want job with good salary atleast 25000 per month …..what to do ……

  3. 16

    can a bsc nurse from india do msc abroad?

  4. 15

    how can i get previuos msc nursing question papers… i want guidance to prepare for my msc obg 1st year exam

  5. 14

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  6. 13

    Good morning sir,I completed Bsc nursing 2011,I seeking for good hospital with good salary,can u list me sir

  7. 12

    Good morning sir, i’ll complete my bsc nsg course in may,2012. Im searching for good hospitals in india to entry… Im studying in kmc, mangalore… I’ll get job here itself with 8000 starting salary… Im expecting little bit more…. Can u list me some hospital address…???

  8. 11

    i m finished final year bsc nursing but niw i am not intresting with this profession ,, so i am asking a better way to another study from this graduation

  9. 10

    i am final year studentin private callege.because my health problem suffers like my studies result like 1year back log.2012 completed my course . i will get a jobs government hospitals

  10. 9

    Good morning sir i am final year nursing student GOV.job in india and private job ! sub.of Nursing

  11. 8

    A warm goom morning sir, i am male nurse in a private company called Harihar polyfiber grasim industries ,i further like to render my service in any of the abroad countries pl guide me in these stream kindly persive this matter ad do the needful.

  12. 7

    why nures/clinical instuctors r getting very low salary & now a days there is increase in saturation of nurses then what is the measure to upgrade the position of nurses & why the nursing organisations r initiating the steps to improve the status of nures? pls reply me thank u

  13. 6
    ranjit sah:

    is it good to do nursing for boys, plz m in doubt tell me truth

  14. 5
    Chinedu Ejim Emmanuel:

    Is a nurse superior to a doctor?

  15. 4

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  16. 3

    i completed B.Sc nursing in private college.if there is chance to get a job in tamil nadu government hospital.pls clarify my doubts

  17. 2

    Good morninig sir im a final year Bsc nursing student. Im a male. My aim is to earn the money. But now a days i dont like this profession, means doing nurse job. so please tell me that which way i can earn money more other than nurse job on the base of this nursing degree.? thanks for reading my question

  18. 1

    How can i go to forgain contury after doing B.Sc. Nursing course