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Associate Clinical Research Director Salary

Associate Clinical Research Directors in the United States can look forward to a sizeable six-figure salary — around $121K per year on average. Final cash compensation to Associate Clinical Research Directors varies from around $75K to approximately $172K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $27K and $16K, respectively. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 57 percent. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and most collect dental insurance. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$73,096 - $151,825
(Median)
$73K
$120K
$150K
MEDIAN: $120,990
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XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$73,096 - $151,825  
   
Bonus
$14.90 - $27,492  
Profit Sharing
$4,027 - $15,893  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$74,886 - $171,645  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 127

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Job Description for Associate Clinical Research Director

Associate clinical research directors work in institutions which carry out medical research and medical trials. These directors may be required to provide input into developing plans and strategies to test certain medicines or methods of treatment. There may be budget constraints, so associate directors should develop the most effective and cost-efficient plans possible.

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Associate Clinical Research Director Tasks

  • Monitors the research staff in effective and efficient use of equipment, supplies and budget allocation.
  • Monitor inventory, order processing and distribution of products.
  • Participate in program design, research safety and budget development.
  • Assist in the planning and directing of the clinical research program.
  • Ensure services are in compliance with professional and safety standards, state and federal regulatory requirements.

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Associate Clinical Research Directors report a narrow range of specific skills. Clinical Research and Project Management are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Project Management. Clinical Research and Project Management are also commonly seen together.

Pay by Experience Level for Associate Clinical Research Director

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Salaries of relatively inexperienced workers fall in the neighborhood of $76K, but folks who have racked up five to 10 years see a notably higher median of $123K. Associate Clinical Research Directors see a median salary of $139K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Respondents who boast more than 20 years of experience can't seem to boast paychecks reflecting that extensive experience, though; veteran Associate Clinical Research Directors report making only $122K on average.

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Experience Affects Associate Clinical Research Director Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 8%

National Average
$128,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

Late-Career
up arrow 5%

Entry-Level
up arrow 41%

Skills That Affect Associate Clinical Research Director Salaries

National Average
$128,000

Clinical Research
up arrow 1%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
43 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
51%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 86%
vision benefits Vision: 78% employee benefits None: 3%
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