Alternate Job Titles: Entry Level Clinical Research Associate, Clinical Research Associate I
How much does a Clinical Research Associate I make? The median annual Clinical Research Associate I salary is $55,956, as of December 28, 2016, with a range usually between $49,222-$61,831, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Clinical Research Associate I in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Clinical Research Associate I in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Clinical Research Associate I in the United States is $55,956, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Clinical Research Associate I in the United States are expected to make less than $55,956.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Clinical Research Associate I that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Clinical Research Associate I are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of January 2017
Participates in the design, administration and monitoring of clinical trials. Analyzes and evaluates clinical data gathered during research. Ensures compliance with protocol and overall clinical objectives. May require a BS, RN, or BSN degree or equivalent and 0-3 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Knowledge of FDA regulatory requirements is required. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. View full job description