Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) with Acute Care Skills Salary

The average salary for a Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) with Acute Care skills is $89,236 per year.

$64,098 - $107,958
$64K
$89K
$110K
MEDIAN: $88,615
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$20.25 - $53.94
$20
$39
$54
MEDIAN: $38.84
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$0$111K
Salary $64,098 - $107,958
Bonus $0.00 - $20,608
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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$60,503 - $111,891
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 46
Hourly Data $0$53
Hourly Rate $20.25 - $53.94
Overtime $47.25
Annual Data $0$111K
Bonus $0.00 - $20,608
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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$60,503 - $111,891
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 28

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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 $82,000 based on 19 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 $91,000 based on 24 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 $78,000 based on 24 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 $95,000 based on 16 salaries.

Key Stats for Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS)

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) Salaries

Late-Career
▲8%

Mid-Career
▲4%

National Average
$87,000

Entry-Level
▼7%

Experienced
▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 14%
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