CLINICAL NURSE SPECIALIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$109,000
$62,000
Min 10%
$109,000
Median 50%
$191,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Aurora Health Care
Highest Paying City
Rochester, MN
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
4.7 years
How much does a clinical nurse specialist make?
The national average salary for a Clinical Nurse Specialist in the U.S. is $109,229 annually or $52.51 hourly. The top 10 percent of earners make over $191,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $62,000 per year. Health Care companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. North Dakota, Montana, South Dakota, Minnesota, and Washington have the highest paying Clinical Nurse Specialist jobs. The typical employment in the position spans 4.7 years.

Average Clinical Nurse Specialist Salary By Company

If you are a Clinical Nurse Specialist, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Health Care companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Aurora Health Care and Trinity Health are the best paying companies for Clinical Nurse Specialists. In addition, companies like Sutter Gould Medical Foundation and Lifespace Communities report highly competitive salaries for Clinical Nurse Specialists.

Average Clinical Nurse Specialist Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Clinical Nurse Specialist in the USA is $109,229 annually or $52.51 hourly. The city with the highest Clinical Nurse Specialist salary is Rochester, MN at $156,893 per year. The Rochester, MN average entry-level salary for Clinical Nurse Specialists is $92,000. North Dakota, Montana, South Dakota, Minnesota, and Washington are the top 5 highest earning states for Clinical Nurse Specialists. Mississippi, Tennessee, North Carolina, Alabama, and South Carolina are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Rochester, MN
$156,893
2
Seattle, WA
$156,077
3
Madison, WI
$129,476
4
Omaha, NE
$124,611
5
Boston, MA
$110,380

RECENTLY ADDED Clinical Nurse Specialist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System
Clinical Nurse Specialist
10/30/2019
$62,236
ALC Staffing Associates
Clinical Nurse Specialist
10/30/2019
$168,000
Legacy Health
Clinical Nurse Specialist
10/26/2019
$102,159
Mayo Clinic
Clinical Nurse Specialist
10/25/2019
$191,044
10/24/2019
$79,118
Clinical Nurse Specialist
10/22/2019
$60,100
Mayo Clinic
Clinical Nurse Specialist
10/04/2019
$191,044
Mayo Clinic
Clinical Nurse Specialist
09/04/2019
$191,044
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System
Clinical Nurse Specialist
08/28/2019
$69,301
Justice, Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System
Clinical Nurse Specialist
08/26/2019
$71,593
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