Clinical Nurse Specialist Salary in Minnesota

How much does a Clinical Nurse Specialist make in Minnesota? The average Clinical Nurse Specialist salary in Minnesota is $100,043 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $90,451 and $109,583. 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 Minnesota

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Job Description

Clinical Nurse Specialist is 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. Being a Clinical Nurse Specialist ensures nursing staff maintains an established level of clinical competency. May require a master's degree. Additionally, Clinical Nurse Specialist typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Clinical Nurse Specialist 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. To be a Clinical Nurse Specialist 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 Ada, MN Avg. Salary $95,768 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Adams, MN Avg. Salary $99,759 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Adolph, MN Avg. Salary $98,612 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Adrian, MN Avg. Salary $89,746 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Afton, MN Avg. Salary $110,146 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Ah Gwah Ching, MN Avg. Salary $96,313 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Aitkin, MN Avg. Salary $96,586 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Akeley, MN Avg. Salary $95,633 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Albany, MN Avg. Salary $95,935 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Albert Lea, MN Avg. Salary $99,759 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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