Mid-Career Clinical Nurse Specialists pull down an average of $85K annually. The majority of Mid-Career Clinical Nurse Specialists claim high levels of job satisfaction. Nearly all enjoy medical while most get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a strong majority. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$65,013 - $109,349
$65K
$85K
$110K
MEDIAN: $85,057
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$12.08 - $52.80
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MEDIAN: $36.67
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$65,013 - $109,349  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $18,383  
Profit Sharing
$600  
Total Pay (?
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$58,104 - $116,018  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 74
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$12.08 - $52.80  
   
Overtime
$45.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $18,383  
   
Profit Sharing
$600  
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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$58,104 - $116,018  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 30

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Key Stats for Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS)

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
075
5-9 years
75%
10-19 years
25%
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Skills That Affect Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) Salaries

Oncology
up arrow 20%

Acute Care
up arrow 8%

Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
up arrow 2%

Medicine / Surgery
up arrow 1%

Psychiatric
0%

National Average
$85,000

Emergency Room (ER)
up arrow 1%

Operating Room / OR
up arrow 4%

Geriatrics
up arrow 5%

Labor & Delivery, Birthing
up arrow 8%

Pediatrics
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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