Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) with Emergency Room (ER) Skills Salary

An average Clinical Nurse Specialist with Emergency Room (ER) skills can expect to take home roughly $91K annually. Most workers in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Clinical Nurse Specialists with Emergency Room (ER) skills making up 73 percent. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$70,497 - $150,000
$70K
$91K
$150K
MEDIAN: $91,422
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50%
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$20.53 - $63.57
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$35
$64
MEDIAN: $34.60
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$0$150K
Salary $70,497 - $150,000
Bonus $1,000
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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$58,386 - $133,120
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 19
Hourly Data $0$63
Hourly Rate $20.53 - $63.57
Overtime $47.75
Annual Data $0$133K
Bonus $1,000
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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$58,386 - $133,120
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 10

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Pay by Experience Level for Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS)

Pay by Experience for a Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) has a positive trend. An entry-level Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $79,000 based on 7 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $87,000 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $82,000 based on 9 salaries. A Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $96,000 based on 19 salaries.

Key Stats for Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS)

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) Salaries

Late-Career
▲13%

Mid-Career
▲2%

National Average
$85,000

Experienced
▼4%

Entry-Level
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 12%
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