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Clinical nurse educator salary in United States

How much does a Clinical Nurse Educator make in the United States?

Average base salary

Estimated take-home pay: $86,005 
Average $101,208
Low $64,324
High $159,242
Non-cash benefit
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The average salary for a clinical nurse educator is $101,208 per year in the United States. 770 salaries reported, updated at September 19, 2023

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Salaries by years of experience in the United States

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Top companies for Clinical Nurse Educators in United States

  1. Regional Medical Center of San Jose
    117 reviews35 salaries reported
    $171,637per year
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Highest paying cities for Clinical Nurse Educators near United States

  1. Oakland, CA
    $135,869 per year
    21 salaries reported
  2. Las Vegas, NV
    $111,710 per year
    12 salaries reported
  3. Ventura, CA
    $104,944 per year
    5 salaries reported
  1. Richmond, VA
    $102,604 per year
    8 salaries reported
  2. Chicago, IL
    $91,937 per year
    9 salaries reported
  3. Syracuse, NY
    $89,871 per year
    5 salaries reported
  1. New Concord, OH
    $75,585 per year
    140 salaries reported
  2. Miami, FL
    $67,575 per year
    7 salaries reported
  3. Geneva, NY
    $61,409 per year
    75 salaries reported
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Where can a Clinical Nurse Educator earn more?

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Best-paid skills and qualifications for Clinical Nurse Educators

Top certifications
Clinical Nurse Specialist

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26 jobs35
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Most common benefits for Clinical Nurse Educators

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Continuing education credits
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 57 ratings

63% of Clinical Nurse Educators in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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Common questions about salaries for a Clinical Nurse Educator

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