Medical Directors of Medicine are the best paid with the average salary hovering at approximately $250K per year; Clinical Research Managers, Clinical Trial Managers, and Senior Clinical Research Associates also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $118K, $108K, and around $97K, respectively. Earning only about $50K on average, Proposal Analysts make less than most people in the company.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($150K annually) can be spotted in Lenexa, Kan.; San Diego, Calif. (about $100K), Dallas, Texas (around $100K), and Blue Bell, Pa. ($93K) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at $45K) is Charlottesville, Va. Across PRA International's U.S. offices, employees in the state of California earn the most, taking home approximately $109K per year.
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $85K annually. Between the one and five year mark, median pay is approximately $56K per year. The largest slice of the PRA International workforce (44 percent) has been working for 10-19 years and earns, on average, around $96K annually.
Certifications and Degrees
American Board of Family Medicine Members are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $250K per year. On average, salaries rise to $130K annually for accredited Project Management Professionals. The best paid folks at PRA International have a Bachelor's Degree, earning $77K per year.
Employees who count SQL among their skills enjoy higher pay; the median for this group is about $97K annually. It's pretty common to find people here who know Clinical Research; slightly more than half consider it a key competency. Many workers usually know Project Management, Data Analysis, and Oncology as well.
Benefits and Perks
A large number of employees set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). For most workers, benefits include health insurance, and most respondents get dental coverage, too. PRA International folks also make good use of life insurance, optional telecommute / work from home, tuition reimbursement, flexible hours, and a company cell phone.