Clinical Research Associate Salaries

3,429 SalariesUpdated May 16, 2021

Average Base Pay
$84,834 / yr
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How much does a Clinical Research Associate make?

The national average salary for a Clinical Research Associate is $84,834 in United States. Filter by location to see Clinical Research Associate salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 3,429 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Clinical Research Associate employees.

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Clinical Research Associate

Parexel

$103,932/yr

Range: $71K - $135K

1,672 salaries

$103,932/yr
$71K$135K

Clinical Research Associate

Covance

$98,714/yr

Range: $61K - $181K

160 salaries

$98,714/yr
$61K$181K

Clinical Research Associate

Medpace

$61,836/yr

Range: $40K - $100K

134 salaries

$61,836/yr
$40K$100K

Clinical Research Associate

PRA Health Sciences

$93,545/yr

Range: $59K - $134K

71 salaries

$93,545/yr
$59K$134K

Clinical Research Associate

IQVIA

$76,808/yr

Range: $31K - $119K

59 salaries

$76,808/yr
$31K$119K

Clinical Research Associate - Hourly

Care Worldwide

$29/hr

Range: $28 - $30

55 salaries

$29/hr
$28$30

Clinical Research Associate

Aerotek

$92,092/yr

Range: $56K - $185K

49 salaries

$92,092/yr
$56K$185K

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Clinical Research Associate

Northwestern University

$57,296/yr

Range: $45K - $98K

43 salaries

$57,296/yr
$45K$98K

Clinical Research Associate

ICON

$76,865/yr

Range: $53K - $120K

35 salaries

$76,865/yr
$53K$120K

Clinical Research Associate

Syneos Health

$79,860/yr

Range: $62K - $125K

35 salaries

$79,860/yr
$62K$125K

Clinical Research Associate

PPD

$84,127/yr

Range: $68K - $111K

32 salaries

$84,127/yr
$68K$111K

Clinical Research Associate

The Veritas Healthcare Solutions

$142,214/yr

Range: $59K - $148K

31 salaries

$142,214/yr
$59K$148K

Clinical Research Associate

Memorial Sloan Kettering

$61,959/yr

Range: $59K - $68K

24 salaries

$61,959/yr
$59K$68K

Clinical Research Associate

Abbott

$87,069/yr

Range: $67K - $123K

22 salaries

$87,069/yr
$67K$123K

Clinical Research Associate - Hourly

Integrated Resources

$43/hr

Range: $29 - $52

21 salaries

$43/hr
$29$52

Clinical Research Associate

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

$73,187/yr

Range: $57K - $89K

20 salaries

$73,187/yr
$57K$89K

Clinical Research Associate

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

$43,740/yr

Range: $36K - $71K

19 salaries

$43,740/yr
$36K$71K

Clinical Research Associate

Massachusetts General Hospital

$43,104/yr

Range: $40K - $50K

16 salaries

$43,104/yr
$40K$50K

Clinical Research Associate

City of Hope

$75,536/yr

Range: $50K - $111K

16 salaries

$75,536/yr
$50K$111K

Clinical Research Associate

Seattle Children's

$54,751/yr

Range: $39K - $85K

16 salaries

$54,751/yr
$39K$85K

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent clinical research associate salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$62,084
per year
A Clinical Research Coordinator in the Boise, ID Area area reported making $62,084 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Boise, ID Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Nonprofit Organization
$80,000
per year
A Clinical Research Associate in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$34
hourly
A Clinical Research Coordinator in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $34 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$10
hourly
A Research Administrator in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $10 per hour
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
St. Louis, MO Area area
Per Diem
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$60,000
per year
A Clinical Research Coordinator in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$55,000
per year
An In House CRA in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$21
hourly
A Surgical Coordinator in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $21 per hour
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$52,930
per year
A Clinical Research Specialist in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $52,930 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
College / University