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

The average Clinical Nurse Specialist with Emergency Room (ER) skills earns approximately $93K annually. Job satisfaction is considered about average by most people in this profession. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Clinical Nurse Specialists with Emergency Room (ER) skills making up 73 percent. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$60,820 - $147,949
$61K
$95K
$150K
MEDIAN: $94,600
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50%
90%

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$21.01 - $63.22
$21
$35
$63
MEDIAN: $34.94
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90%

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$0$147K
Salary $60,820 - $147,949
Bonus $500
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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$57,241 - $131,007
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 21
Hourly Data $0$63
Hourly Rate $21.01 - $63.22
Overtime $54.00
Annual Data $0$131K
Bonus $500
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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$57,241 - $131,007
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 13

Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) Job Listings

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
79 %
Male
21 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) Salaries

Late-Career
▲10%

National Average
$87,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

Experienced
▼6%

Entry-Level
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
35%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
no benefits
None: 10%