How Much Do Informatics Nurse Specialists Make in 2021 (including Starting Salary)

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2021 Annual Salary, Salary Range, and Highest Paying States and Industries

Informatics Nurse Specialists

Informatics Nurse Specialists apply knowledge of nursing and informatics to assist in the design, development, and ongoing modification of computerized health care systems. May educate staff and assist in problem solving to promote the implementation of the health care system.

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Table of contents
  1. Average salary
  2. Starting salary
  3. Salary rank
  4. Salary range
  5. Highest paying states
  6. Highest paying industries

Average salary

Annual salary
$99020 per year
Hourly wage
$48 per hour

Starting salary

Entry-level annual salary
$56,510 to $72,030 per year
Entry-level hourly wage
$27 to $35 per hour

Entry-level Informatics Nurse Specialists with little to no experience can expect to make anywhere between $56,510 to $72,030 per year or $27 to $35 per hour. Similar to any other job, their salary will increase as they gain experience.

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Salary rank

Salary rank

We wanted to make it easy for our readers to compare the salary of Informatics Nurse Specialists to all the other careers out there. So we created Salary Rank. We compared the salary of all careers then we gave them a rank of A, B, C, or D depending on where their average salary sit in comparison to other careers.

Salary range

Level Hourly Annual
Highest (Top 10%) $73 $152,060
Senior (Top 25%) $58 $120,890
Middle (Mid 50%) $45 $93,730
Junior (Bottom 25%) $35 $72,030
No experience (Bottom 10%) $27 $56,510

Highest paying states

State Hourly Annual
CA $56 $115,760
VA $54 $113,340
NY $53 $111,150
WA $53 $109,400
DC $52 $108,470
CO $51 $105,030
NJ $50 $104,980
TX $50 $104,690
MA $50 $104,570
MD $48 $100,770

Another simple way to increase your salary as an Informatics Nurse Specialist is to move to a higher paying state. However moving to a higher paying state like CA doesn’t guarantee that you will make more because the expenses at CA might be much higher than where you are currently living at right now.

According to BLS, the highest paid Informatics Nurse Specialists are in the states of CA, VA, NY, WA and DC.

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