Male nurses are into variety of training and setting in order to provide proper medical care to the patients. Irrespective of the area of specialization such as pediatrics, cardiology and oncology male nurses are known as registered nurse by Indian Nursing Council. They are engaged not only in monitoring of patients but also offer emotional support to the patient and his or her family who are struggling to cope up with the long-term care of a patient.

Job roles of Male Nurses in India

Generally, nursing field provides job opportunities in India as well as abroad. The field of nursing has expanded the job roles. The following are some of the other job profiles for male nurses in India;

  • Central or State Government Hospitals
  • Railway Hospitals
  • Private Hospitals
  • Corporate Hospitals
  • Industrial Male Nurse

Other job prospects for Male Nurses in India

In India, mainly male nurses are appointed in male wards, emergency wards, operation theaters, psychiatry. Apart from these job profiles, there are some other opportunities in other fields such as educational, insurance, research, clinical and medical transcription etc.

Salary of Male Nurses in India

The average starting salary of a male nurse starts from 2-5 lakhs per annum. The job roles of male nurses have been increasing day by day after the pandemic as there is huge demand of health care workforce in India. Considering the population of India the demand of male nurses in India are also high. However, the job prospects of male nurses are high abroad as compared to India.  Thus, mostly male nurses of India prefer to work abroad as the salary prospects are also high.

Job roles of Male Nurses outside India or in Foreign Countries

Apart from that a male nurse can get good jobs in other countries such as United Kingdom, United States of America, Australia, Canada and Gulf countries.  The following are some of the job roles of male nurses in foreign countries;

ICU Nurse:

ICU nurses have the responsibility to look after the patients admitted in the ICU as they need urgent care and attention. Depending upon the things like specialty and certification the salary of the ICU nurse varies.

Critical Care Nurse:

Critical Care nurses are appointed in the critical care unit in the hospitals. The pay for this job profiles varies depending upon the geographical area, specialization in ER etc.

Certified Anesthetist:

It is one of the highest-paying professions in the field of nursing. Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist offers anesthesia care to the patients undergoing the procedure of surgery.

Emergency Room Nurse:

Emergency Nurses deal with every aspect that comes by a hospital door whether it may be from trauma to life threatening diseases. The pay for this job profiles varies depending upon the geographical area, specialization in ER etc.

Flight Nurse:

Glassdoor reports that flight nurses have great career prospects.  They mainly appointed in flights. The pay for this job profiles varies depending upon the geographical area, specialization in ER etc.

MNG Academy – About us

MNG Healthcare is the leading Nursing Practical training institute in Kolkata & West Bengal. Where we provide tuition & coaching on anatomy, physiology, psychology, microbiology, biochemistry, nutrition, health and hygiene, first-aid & other nursing and pharmacy subjects. Assured Placement Opportunities for those who have completed their Auxiliary Nursing & Family Welfare Training (18 Months), Nursing Assistant (GDA Advance – 12 Months) & Caregiver (6 Months 40 Hours). Specialized in Practical Training.

Our Mission & Vision:

We aim to deliver the highest in learning in both theoretical & practical learning in terms of medical profession & career guidance and counseling. To make each & every students that comes to our Academy professionally adept in handling all nursing duties, by making them ready for the healthcare industry.

MNG Academy is situated at @ Address: 134/1 Southern Avenue, Gol Park, 3rd Floor, Kolkata – 700 029, Contact us at Toll-Free: 1800 8891 301,

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