Clinical Nurse Specialist Salary in Salt Lake City, UT

How much does a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Salt Lake City, UT make?

The average Clinical Nurse Specialist in Salt Lake City, UT makes $88,327, 14% below the national average Clinical Nurse Specialist salary of $102,419. This pay is 40% lower than the combined average salaries of other metros San Francisco, CA, Dallas, TX and Boston, MA.

Salt Lake City Average

$88,32714% VS US AVERAGE
$41,907$192,565
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$88,327
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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 Salt Lake City, UT makes $88,327

Salary Ranges for Clinical Nurse Specialists in Salt Lake City, UT US

The salaries of Clinical Nurse Specialists in Salt Lake City, UT range from $41,907 to $192,565 , with a median salary of $85,675 . The middle 57% of Clinical Nurse Specialists makes between $85,675 and $120,058, with the top 86% making $192,565.

How much tax will you have to pay as a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Salt Lake City, UT

For an individual filer in this tax bracket, you would have an estimated average federal tax in 2018 of 24% and an added Utah state tax of 5%. After the combined taxes have been taken out, Clinical Nurse Specialists could expect to have a take-home pay of $68,423/year, with each paycheck equaling approximately $2,851*.

* 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 $5,702/month, and the median 2BR apartment rental price of $1,061/mo** in Salt Lake City, UT, a Clinical Nurse Specialist would pay 18.61% of their monthly take-home salary towards rent. The average income spent on cost of living excluding rent within Salt Lake City per month for an individual is $787 , and for a 4-person family $2,890***. This means for an individual, total cost of living is 32.41% of a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Salt Lake City's salary leaving $3,854 as discretionary income ; whereas for a family of 4, total cost of living is 69.3% of a Clinical Nurse Specialist in Salt Lake City's salary leaving $1,750 as discretionary income. When considering cost of living, this places Salt Lake City, UT as 1st out of the 4 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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