Restoration Shaman Healing Guide

Level 110, Patch 7.3.5

Restoration Shaman PvE Stat Priority - 7.3.5

The below Stat Priority recommendation is based on a mix of SimulationCraft, spreadsheets, in-game testing and through collaboration with other players. Understanding the priority will help you make decisions on which gear to use and how to optimize it, helping improve your overall healing performance.

Stat Priority

Intellect > Mastery > Crit > Versatility > Haste

Stat Summaries


Intellect increases the damage and healing done by your spells.


Mastery provides a passive bonus to your character based on your specialization. Mastery Deep Healing increases the power of your heals against targets based on their health. Lower health targets receive additional healing.


Critical Strike increase the chance for your spells and attacks to critically hit for additional damage and healing. As Restoration, Crit also improves your Mana regeneration with more frequent procs from Resurgence.


Versatility increases your damage, healing, and absorption done and decreases damage received.


Haste increases attack and spell casting speed, adds additional damage and healing to DoTsA spell or ability that does damage over time. and HoTsA spell or ability that heals over time., and reduces the GCDA universal cooldown activated by most abilities..

Stat Weights

Intellect [9.01] > Mastery [7.51] > Crit [6.01] > Versatility [4.51] > Haste [3.01]

Pawn String

( Pawn: v1: "PvE-Shaman-Restoration-Noxxic": Class=Shaman, Spec=3, CritRating=6.01, MasteryRating=7.51, HasteRating=3.01, Intellect=9.01, Versatility=4.51)