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Clinical Applications Specialist Salary

Clinical Applications Specialists in the United States take home approximately $66K per year on average. Overall cash earnings for Clinical Applications Specialists stretch from $40K on the lower end to $93K near the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $9K from bonuses and $10K from profit sharing. Career duration and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Clinical Applications Specialists survey participants are largely women, dominating at 62 percent. Almost all enjoy medical while a large number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Clinical Applications Specialists. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
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$41,214 - $91,895
(Median)
$41K
$66K
$92K
MEDIAN: $65,662
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90%

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$16.28 - $38.87
(Median)
$16
$24
$39
MEDIAN: $23.00
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$41,214 - $91,895  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,589  
Profit Sharing
$257.47 - $9,863  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$40,062 - $92,752  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 306
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$16.28 - $38.87  
   
Overtime
$2.32 - $59.75  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,589  
   
Profit Sharing
$257.47 - $9,863  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$40,062 - $92,752  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 70

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Job Description for Clinical Applications Specialist

Clinical applications specialists work for medical equipment manufacturers and distributors, and also help medical personnel implement the equipment into their facilities. This is also a marketing position, as these specialists educate medical providers about new equipment and encourage them to purchase items that best suit their needs. Public speaking skills are important, as they may also conduct presentations about new products.

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Clinical Applications Specialist Tasks

  • Monitor, evaluate and record training activities and program effectiveness.
  • Organize, develop or obtain training procedure manuals, course materials and product demonstrations.
  • Act as a liaison with vendor and assist in the development, testing and improvement of system design.
  • Train and assist physicians and clinical staff in system applications and processes.

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Clinical Applications Specialists report a focused set of job skills. Most notably, facility with Project Management, Training, and Clinical Information Systems are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 22 percent, 15 percent, and 3 percent, respectively. Those listing Information Technology Support and Electronic Medical Records as skills, on the other hand, should be prepared for drastically lower pay. Clinical Information Systems and Training are also commonly seen together.

Pay by Experience Level for Clinical Applications Specialist

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Clinical Applications Specialists with a lot of experience tend to enjoy higher earnings. Salaries of relatively inexperienced workers fall in the neighborhood of $54K, but folks who have racked up five to 10 years see a notably higher median of $64K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Clinical Applications Specialists make a median salary of $76K. Clinical Applications Specialists with more than 20 years of experience report incomes that are only modestly higher; the median for these old hands hovers around $86K.

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Experience Affects Clinical Applications Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 37%

Experienced
up arrow 22%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$63,000


Skills That Affect Clinical Applications Specialist Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 22%

up arrow 15%

Clinical Information Systems
up arrow 3%

National Average
$63,000

Electronic Medical Records (EMR)
up arrow 8%

Information Technology (IT) Support
up arrow 21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 68 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 70% employee benefits None: 8%
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