Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $66K annually on average. Between the one and five year mark, median pay is approximately $65K per year. The greater proportion of employees (32 percent) report 10-19 years of experience and bring home median pay of $95K annually.
The highest paychecks go to Assistant Professors, who earn an average $111K per year, closely trailed by Psychologists (around $84K), Research Associates (about $61K), and Clinical Research Coordinators ($59K). Postdoctoral Research Associates are among the lowest paid at a median salary of $42K.
Certifications and Degrees
American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Members have significantly higher pay than non-accredited workers at about $183K annually. On average, salaries rise to around $128K per year for accredited Basic Life Support Specialists. University of California San Francisco (UCSF) Medical Center compensates Bachelor's Degree-holders the most at $94K annually.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Critical Care; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of approximately $145K per year. Data Analysis also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; roughly a tenth of employees surveyed report using it at work. Many workers usually know Clinical Research, Microsoft Office, and Research Analysis as well.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is scarce, with only about 43 percent receiving paid vacation and slightly less than a third of workers receiving sick leave. Workers can easily stock up on retirement savings by participating in several options such as a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. Nearly all employees receive health insurance, and most respondents get dental coverage. University of California San Francisco (UCSF) Medical Center also dishes out privileges such as defined contribution (dc) retirement plan, flexible hours, and life insurance.