How much does a Clinical Nurse Specialist make in District of Columbia? The average Clinical Nurse Specialist salary in District of Columbia is $119,004 as of June 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $107,597 and $130,354. 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.

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Job Description for Clinical Nurse Specialist

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 2020 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $118,405 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $118,405 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $118,405 Date Updated June 28, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $118,405 Date Updated June 28, 2020
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