Clinical Nurse Specialist Salary in Anaheim, CA

How much does a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Anaheim, CA make?

The average Clinical Nurse Specialist in Anaheim, CA makes $106,378, 4% above the national average Clinical Nurse Specialist salary of $102,419. This pay is 2% lower than the combined average salaries of other metros Dallas, Boston and Phoenix.

Anaheim Average

$106,3784% VS US AVERAGE
$26,362$398,255
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$106,378
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U.S. Average

$102,419
$19,752$521,275
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$102,419
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The average clinical-nurse-specialist in Anaheim, CA makes $106,378

Salary Ranges for Clinical Nurse Specialists in Anaheim, CA US

The salaries of Clinical Nurse Specialists in Anaheim, CA range from $26,362 to $398,255 , with a median salary of $103,234 . The middle 57% of Clinical Nurse Specialists makes between $103,234 and $200,649, with the top 86% making $398,255.

How much tax will you have to pay as a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Anaheim, CA

For an individual filer in this tax bracket, you would have an estimated average federal tax in 2018 of 24% and an added California state tax of 9.3%. After the combined taxes have been taken out, Clinical Nurse Specialists could expect to have a take-home pay of $79,660/year, with each paycheck equaling approximately $3,319*.

* 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.

Quality of Life for Clinical Nurse Specialist

With a take-home pay of roughly $6,638/month, and the median 2BR apartment rental price of $1,756/mo** in Anaheim, CA, a Clinical Nurse Specialist would pay 26.45% of their monthly take-home salary towards rent. The average income spent on cost of living excluding rent within Anaheim per month for an individual is $971 , and for a 4-person family $3,566***. This means for an individual, total cost of living is 41.08% of a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Anaheim's salary leaving $3,912 as discretionary income ; whereas for a family of 4, total cost of living is 80.18% of a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Anaheim's salary leaving $1,316 as discretionary income. When considering cost of living, this places Anaheim, CA as 2nd out of the 3 largest nearby metros in terms of quality of life for Clinical Nurse Specialists**.

** This rental cost was derived according to an online report at Apartment List
*** Average cost of living was acquired from Numbeo's Cost of Living Index

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