Associate Clinical Research Director Salary
Associate Clinical Research Directors in the United States can expect wages of $127K annually on average. Experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Associate Clinical Research Directors. Nearly all enjoy medical while most get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a large number. Female Associate Clinical Research Directors make up most of the survey respondents at 77 percent. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.
|Salary||$82,767 - $154,208|
|Bonus||$1,000 - $28,000|
|Total Pay (||$83,084 - $165,850|
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.Read More...
Those in this position analyze and interpret data during many phases of research, and may also be expected to come up with ideas for product launches, including what the medication is used for and its associated claims. Much of this data is determined through the clinical trials and resulting research, and includes information for medical pamphlets associated with the product. Though the duties of the job are mostly administrative, in some smaller projects the associate director may also help evaluate patients as research is carried out. As assistants, they generally work under senior directors, so duties may be assigned as necessary.
Associate clinical research directors must develop and maintain positive relationships with outside parties in media in order to create positive images for the products being developed. Each and every process must be constantly evaluated and improved as necessary, and all clinical research steps must adhere to the law and company policies. Educational requirements vary, but many employers prefer medically-certified physicians in their particular field. Prior work experience within the field may also be required.
Associate Clinical Research Director Tasks
- 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.
- Participate in program design, research safety and budget development.
- Monitors the research staff in effective and efficient use of equipment, supplies and budget allocation.
- Monitor inventory, order processing and distribution of products.
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Pay by Experience Level for Associate Clinical Research Director
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $77K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $111K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $145K in this role. Survey respondents who have worked for more than 20 years actually report somewhat lower incomes of $135K.
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