Average Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) Salary

$91,693
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$68k
MEDIAN
$92k
90%
$121k

The average salary for a Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) is $91,693

Base Salary
$68k - $121k
Bonus
$20 - $15k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $200
Total Pay
$61k - $126k
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Job Satisfaction for Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS)

4.2 out of 5
(66)
Highly Satisfied
11Reviews
Based on 66 responses, the job of Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.18 out of 5. On average, Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS)s are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
88.8%
Male
10.6%
Prefer to self-define
0.5%
This data is based on 188 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

88%

Dental

84%

Vision

78%

None

11%