Clinical Nurse Specialist Salary in Kentucky

How much does a Clinical Nurse Specialist make in Kentucky? The average Clinical Nurse Specialist salary in Kentucky is $94,933 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $85,831 and $103,986. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. View the Cost of Living in Kentucky

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Job Description

Responsible for assessing a healthcare facility's nursing practice and its impact on patient outcomes. Provides clinical direction to nursing staff in the delivery of patient care programs. Ensures nursing staff maintains an established level of clinical competency. May require a master's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. Typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Aberdeen, KY Avg. Salary $92,934 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Adairville, KY Avg. Salary $93,872 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Adams, KY Avg. Salary $91,184 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Adolphus, KY Avg. Salary $95,820 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Ages Brookside, KY Avg. Salary $90,288 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Albany, KY Avg. Salary $94,549 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Alexandria, KY Avg. Salary $101,801 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Allen, KY Avg. Salary $91,184 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Allensville, KY Avg. Salary $93,167 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Almo, KY Avg. Salary $92,934 Date Updated April 27, 2019

Career Path for this job

  1. This Job:

    Clinical Nurse Specialist

    5 + years experience
    Master's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Nursing Director


    JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent

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