Mid-Career Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) Salary

Average Mid-Career Clinical Nurse Specialists make around $78K annually. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Mid-Career Clinical Nurse Specialists. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$59,406 - $106,340

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$29.40 - $49.65

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National Salary Data (?
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Salary
$59,406 - $106,340  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,787  
Total Pay (?
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$60,913 - $106,593  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 116
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$29.40 - $49.65  
   
Overtime
$44.24 - $57.72  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,787  
   
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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$60,913 - $106,593  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 48
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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) Salaries

Geriatrics
up arrow 9%

Psychiatric
up arrow 8%

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 2%

Operating Room / OR
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National Average
$80,000

Labor & Delivery, Birthing
up arrow 2%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
up arrow 3%

Acute Care
up arrow 10%

Pediatrics
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 60% employee benefits None: 15%
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