Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) is $84,406
What Do Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS)s Do?
Clinical nurse specialists (CNS) are responsible for clinical care and nursing practices in a specialized unit or clinic. Clinical nurse specialists are a type of advanced practice registered nurses (APRN) with a focus on the management and improvement of nursing care and patient satisfaction within a particular clinical department such as pediatrics, emergency medicine, or oncology. They teach new techniques for patient care to nurses under their supervision, tailoring their methods according …Read more