Nurse Salary In Botswana

A person who cares for the sick or infirm specifically: a licensed health-care professional who practices independently or is supervised by a physician, surgeon, or dentist and who is skilled in promoting and maintaining health compare a licensed practical nurse to, a registered nurse.

Nursing is not an easy profession it requires both physical and mental stamina to make it through those 14-hour shifts.” If you love the work you are doing and believe in the impact it makes on every patient’s life, you might find yourself thriving even in a whirlwind of activity.

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 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

A Nurse with less than two years of experience makes approximately 5,650 BWP per month.

While someone with an experience level between two and five years is expected to earn 7,140 BWP per month, 26% more than someone with less than two years’ experience.

Moving forward, an experience level between five and ten years lands a salary of 9,410 BWP per month, 32% more than someone with two to five years of experience.

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 do nurses earn monthly?

Generally, nursing salaries can range between R15 000 and R350 000. As mentioned above, your salary as a nurse depends on the position or level you work. A Staff Nurse earns about R18 000 per month, while a Head Nurse earns around R318 750 per month.