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Average Salary for Pharmaceutical Product Development (PPD), Inc Employees

How This Employer Pays

Pharmaceutical Product Development (PPD), Inc typically pays:
above market
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Employer: Pharmaceutical Product Development (PPD), Inc
Average Salary Range by Job
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[-]Senior Clinical Research Associate (CRA) (11)
$78,040 - $119,226  
[-]Senior Clinical Research Associate (CRA) (11)
Salary$77,101 - $113,895  
Bonus$922 - $9,073  
Total Pay$78,040 - $119,226  
[+]Clinical Research Associate (CRA) (10)
$51,342 - $82,443  
[+]Clinical Research Associate (CRA) (10)
Salary$50,335 - $77,738  
Bonus$369.20 - $7,006  
Total Pay$51,342 - $82,443  
[+]Research Scientist (6)
$36,497 - $95,555  
[+]Research Scientist (6)
Salary$39,956 - $101,067  
Bonus$543 - $8,950  
Total Pay$36,497 - $95,555  
[+]Drug Safety Specialist (5)
$45,883 - $96,038  
[+]Drug Safety Specialist (5)
Salary$46,339 - $89,177  
Bonus$452.60 - $6,470  
Total Pay$45,883 - $96,038  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 29 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 139

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About This Company

3151 SOUTH 17TH ST
Wilmington, North Carolina 28412


Pharmaceutical industry, Commercial Physical and Biological Research, Medical Laboratories, Biotechnology

Pharmaceutical Product Development, LLC (PPD) is a leading global contract research organization (CRO) providing discovery, development and post-approval services as well as compound partnering programs. The company’s clients and partners include pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, academic and government organizations. While PPD is mainly known for conducting all aspects of…
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Key Stats for Pharmaceutical Product Development (PPD), Inc


56 %
44 %
$40,741 - $104,439
$42,527 - $102,789
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.
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