General Nurse Salary in Botswana

General nurses are the most common type of nurse in the healthcare system. They provide a wide range of services to patients, from administering medications and performing basic procedures to providing emotional support and counseling.

Registered General Nurses i.e. those who have undergone a three–year (Diploma) or four years (Degree) course in nursing in accredited institutions. Registered Midwives i.e. those who have completed a three-year course on midwifery in accredited institutions.

Average Monthly Salary

11,300 BWP

( 136,000 BWP yearly)

A person working in Nursing in Botswana typically earns around 11,300 BWP per month. Salaries range from 7,280 BWP (lowest average) to 21,800 BWP (highest average, the actual maximum salary is higher).

This is the average monthly salary including housing, transport, and other benefits. Salaries vary drastically between different Nursing careers. If you are interested in the salary of a particular job, see below for salaries for specific job titles.

Salaries for specific jobs

Job TitleAverage Salary
Acute Care Nurse11,200 BWP
Assistant Director of Nursing16,300 BWP
Case Manager13,800 BWP
Company Nurse7,660 BWP
Critical Care Nurse11,000 BWP
District Nurse9,640 BWP
Head Nurse10,900 BWP
Home Nurse9,060 BWP
ICU Registered Nurse9,800 BWP
Informatics Nurse Specialist10,300 BWP
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)9,550 BWP
MDS Coordinator10,900 BWP
Mental Health Nurse10,300 BWP
Neonatal Nurse Practitioner13,000 BWP
Nurse9,010 BWP
Nurse Midwife11,100 BWP
Nurse Practitioner11,900 BWP
Nursing Assistant8,100 BWP
Nursing Coordinator10,900 BWP
Nursing Director22,600 BWP
Nursing Services Instructor11,100 BWP
Nursing Supervisor13,800 BWP
Occupational Health Advisor17,000 BWP
Occupational Therapist15,600 BWP
Personal Support Worker7,670 BWP
Psychiatric Nurse8,800 BWP
Registered Nurse9,880 BWP
Respiratory Manager17,900 BWP
School Nurse8,520 BWP
Staff Nurse9,490 BWP
Theatre Manager16,300 BWP
Utilization Review Nurse10,100 BWP

How much do general nurses earn in Botswana?

Nurse in Gaborone, Botswana Area Salaries

Job TitleLocationSalary
Ministry of Health, Republic of Botswana Registered Nurse salaries – 1 salary reportedGaborone, Botswana AreaBWP 250,000/yr
Ministry of Health, Republic of Botswana Registered Nurse salaries – 1 salary reportedGaborone, Botswana AreaBWP 130,296/yr

Which nurse has the highest salary?

Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist

The Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist consistently ranks as the highest-paid nursing career. That is because Nurse Anesthetists are highly skilled Registered Nurses who work closely with medical staff during medical procedures that require anesthesia.

How much is a nurse’s salary per month?

Some related job titles are Registered Nurse (RN) Salaries with median pay of NGN 219,000, RN Salaries.

How much does a midwife earn in Botswana?

Certified Nurse Midwife (CNM) Jobs by Salary

Job TitleRangeAverage
Job Title: Nurse MidwifeRange:P 161 – P 223kAverage:P 167,276
MidwifeRange:P 0 – P 0 (Estimated *)Average:P 23,000
Certified Nurse MidwifeRange:P 0 – P 0 (Estimated *)Average:P 183,000

How much is a pharmacist paid in Botswana?

SALARY: D1 (BWP 251, 376 – 277, 524) per annum QUALIFICATION: Bachelor of Pharmacy.