Late-Career Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) Salary (United States)

A Late-Career Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) earns an average salary of $89,046 per year.
Late-Career Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) Total Pay (?
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$64,876 - $113,559
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $89,046
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Late-Career Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) Total Pay (?
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$32.72 - $66.58
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $41.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$64,876 - $113,559  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,042  
Profit Sharing
$1,050 - $3,500  
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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$66,350 - $123,132  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 221
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$30$60$90
Hourly Rate
$32.72 - $66.58  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $88.08  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,042  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,050 - $3,500  
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).
)
$66,350 - $123,132  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 221
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Skills That Affect Late-Career Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) Salaries

Psychiatric
up arrow 6%
Pediatrics
up arrow 5%
Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 4%
Acute Care
up arrow 1%
Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
up arrow 1%
National Average
$90,000
Labor & Delivery, Birthing
up arrow 1%
Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 3%
Oncology
up arrow 8%

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Gender

Female
90%
female alumni
 
Male
10%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 74%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 14%
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