Clinical nurse specialist

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

Average base salary
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439 salaries reported, updated at May 27, 2020
$107,405
per year
The average salary for a clinical nurse specialist is $107,405 per year in the United States and $16,250 overtime per year.
Additional compensation
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Overtime
$16,250
per year
Most common benefits
  • 403(b)
  • Relocation assistance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance

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Salaries by years of experience in the United States

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Most common benefits for Clinical Nurse Specialists

  • 403(b)
  • Relocation assistance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Credit union membership
  • Wellness program
  • Loan forgiveness
  • Referral program
  • Health savings account
  • Dependent care reimbursement

Salary satisfaction

Based on 28 ratings

64% of Clinical nurse specialists in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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