Certified Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC) Salary

Certified Clinical Research Coordinators in the United States are largely women. The group as a whole has a nationwide average of $51K annually for pay. Overall cash earnings for Certified Clinical Research Coordinators stretch from $37K on the lower end to $69K near the top, and the heftiest packages can encompass around $5K from bonuses and $7K from profit sharing. Experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. For the most part, Certified Clinical Research Coordinators enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and more than half collect dental insurance. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$39,130 - $68,490

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$16.52 - $30.89

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$39,130 - $68,490  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,848  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $7,300  
Total Pay (?
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$37,091 - $68,839  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 333
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$16.52 - $30.89  
   
Overtime
$22.44 - $46.62  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,848  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $7,300  
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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$37,091 - $68,839  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 215
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Job Description for Certified Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC)

Certified clinical research coordinators (CCRCs) are responsible for effectively coordinating clinical research efforts for their organization. They are in charge of a variety of clinical and administrative tasks to reach all research objectives. One of their main responsibilities includes planning physical resource utilization. They also create schedules for research personnel, prepare research-related documentation, and oversee subject recruitment and screening processes. CCRCs conduct post-research activities to ensure satisfactory experience for all parties involved. They must have strong interpersonal skills, as they interact with a variety of clinical staff, research subjects, and outside partners. They also actively assist researchers with grant preparations and contracts associated with the research.

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Certified Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC) Tasks

  • Compile, organize and submit institutional review board documentation.
  • Obtain and maintain informed consent of research subjects or their guardians.
  • Handle and review clinical trial processes and ethics compliance.
  • Report side effects and safety findings from drug trials or testing.

Common Career Paths for Certified Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC)


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Certified Clinical Research Coordinators may not see large compensation differences if they transition into an upper-level role such as Clinical Research Associate. Clinical Research Associates on average make about as much as Certified Clinical Research Coordinators do.

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Popular Skills for Certified Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC)


Typical Certified Clinical Research Coordinators report a focused set of job skills. Most notably, skills in Clinical Research, Oncology, Regulatory Compliance, and Phlebotomy are correlated to pay that is above average. Those educated in Clinical Research tend to be well versed in Phlebotomy.

Pay by Experience Level for Certified Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC)

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


Certified Clinical Research Coordinators do not generally earn higher incomes from more experience in the field. Workers with less than five years' experience earn around $44K on average, and those who have five to 10 years under their belts see a higher median salary of $52K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Certified Clinical Research Coordinators make a median salary of $54K. After two decades in the workforce, the average Certified Clinical Research Coordinator generally earns more than ever; median pay for this group is estimated at $64K.

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Experience Affects Certified Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC) Salaries




National Average
$50,000


Skills That Affect Certified Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC) Salaries

Clinical Research
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Regulatory Compliance
0%

Oncology
0%

National Average
$50,000

Phlebotomy
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 113 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 81% dental benefits Dental: 63%
vision benefits Vision: 51% employee benefits None: 17%
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