How much does a Clinical Nurse make?

Updated Jun 18, 2021

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$73,222 /yr
Average Base Pay

346 salaries

$45K

Low

$73K

Average

$119K

High

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The national average salary for a Clinical Nurse is $73,222 in United States. Filter by location to see Clinical Nurse salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 346 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Clinical Nurse employees.

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NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital
4.2

NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital

Clinical Nurse

$111,012

 /yr
Range: $95K - $144K
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$95K

$144K

$95,277 - $143,660 Range

Memorial Sloan Kettering
4

Memorial Sloan Kettering

Clinical Nurse

$106,430

 /yr
Range: $94K - $140K

$94K

$140K

$93,763 - $139,594 Range

Stanford Health Care
3.9

Stanford Health Care

Clinical Nurse - Hourly

$82

 /hr
Range: $70 - $103

$70

$103

$70 - $103 Range

BayCare Health System
3.9

BayCare Health System

Clinical Nurse

$68,020

 /yr
Range: $56K - $89K

$56K

$89K

$55,894 - $88,776 Range

Mount Sinai Health System
3.6

Mount Sinai Health System

Clinical Nurse

$104,757

 /yr
Range: $79K - $150K

$79K

$150K

$78,935 - $149,560 Range

MD Anderson Cancer Center
4.2

MD Anderson Cancer Center

Clinical Nurse

$78,042

 /yr
Range: $56K - $113K

$56K

$113K

$56,180 - $113,013 Range

Northwestern Medicine
4

Northwestern Medicine

Clinical Nurse - Hourly

$31

 /hr
Range: $30 - $45

$30

$45

$30 - $45 Range

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Aerotek
3.5

Aerotek

Clinical Nurse

$112,971

 /yr
Range: $51K - $219K

$51K

$219K

$51,177 - $219,329 Range

UCHealth
4

UCHealth

Clinical Nurse

$64,624

 /yr
Range: $61K - $105K

$61K

$105K

$61,025 - $104,747 Range

MedStar Washington Hospital Center
3.5

MedStar Washington Hospital Center

Clinical Nurse - Hourly

$33

 /hr
Range: $30 - $38

$30

$38

$30 - $38 Range

Sharp HealthCare
4.1

Sharp HealthCare

Clinical Nurse - Hourly

$48

 /hr
Range: $40 - $62

$40

$62

$40 - $62 Range

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
3.9

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center

Clinical Nurse

$65,799

 /yr
Range: $63K - $80K

$63K

$80K

$62,823 - $80,090 Range

WakeMed Health and Hospitals
4.3

WakeMed Health and Hospitals

Clinical Nurse - Hourly

$30

 /hr
Range: $24 - $40

$24

$40

$24 - $40 Range

Beaumont Health
3.2

Beaumont Health

Clinical Nurse - Hourly

$36

 /hr
Range: $30 - $52

$30

$52

$30 - $52 Range

UNC Health
4

UNC Health

Clinical Nurse - Hourly

$31

 /hr
Range: $26 - $61

$26

$61

$26 - $61 Range

Turn Key Health Clinics
4.3

Turn Key Health Clinics

Clinical Nurse - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $10 - $26

$10

$26

$10 - $26 Range

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
3.8

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Clinical Nurse - Hourly

$38

 /hr
Range: $30 - $47

$30

$47

$30 - $47 Range

University Hospitals of Cleveland
3.8

University Hospitals of Cleveland

Clinical Nurse - Hourly

$35

 /hr
Range: $30 - $39

$30

$39

$30 - $39 Range

Humana
4.1

Humana

Clinical Nurse

$70,598

 /yr
Range: $50K - $101K

$50K

$101K

$49,964 - $100,615 Range

Baylor Scott & White Health
3.8

Baylor Scott & White Health

Clinical Nurse

$65,102

 /yr
Range: $55K - $112K

$55K

$112K

$55,354 - $112,075 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

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$64
hourly
A Clinical Nurse in the Sacramento, CA Area area reported making $64 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Sacramento, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$100,000
per year
A Hospice Nurse in the Spokane, WA Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Additional Pay
$1k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Spokane, WA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Public
$85,000
per year
A Clinical Nurse Consultant in the Cincinnati, OH Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Cincinnati, OH Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$80,000
per year
A Quality Assurance Nurse in the Des Moines, IA Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Des Moines, IA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$43
hourly
A Clinical Nurse in the Macon, GA Area area reported making $43 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Macon, GA Area area
Per Diem
 
10000+ employees
Hospital
$97,000
per year
A Clinical Nurse in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $97,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Hospital
$53
hourly
A Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) in the Columbus, OH Area area reported making $53 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Columbus, OH Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Hospital
$44
hourly
A Clinical Nurse Coordinator in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $44 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Hospital