The average Clinical Nurse Specialist in the US makes $102,419. Clinical Nurse Specialists make the most in San Francisco at $143,963, averaging total compensation 41% greater than the US average.
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The salaries of Clinical Nurse Specialists in the US range from $19,752 to $521,275 , with a median salary of $99,782 . The middle 57% of Clinical Nurse Specialists makes between $99,782 and $239,998, with the top 86% making $521,275.
For an individual filer in this tax bracket, you would have an estimated average federal tax in 2018 of 24%. After a federal tax rate of 24% has been taken out, Clinical Nurse Specialists could expect to have a take-home pay of $83,549/year, with each paycheck equaling approximately $3,481*.
* assuming bi-monthly pay period. Taxes estimated using tax rates for a single filer using 2018 federal and state tax tables. Metro-specific taxes are not considered in calculations. This data is intended to be an estimate, not prescriptive financial or tax advice.
With a take-home pay of roughly $6,962/month, and the median 2BR apartment rental price of $2,506/mo**, a Clinical Nurse Specialist would pay 35.99% of their monthly take-home salary towards rent.
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