Certified Clinical Research Coordinators in the United States can expect to earn an average of $50K per year. Career length and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. A large number enjoy medical while more than half get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a little more than half. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Certified Clinical Research Coordinators. Certified Clinical Research Coordinators who responded to the questionnaire are largely women, dominating at 89 percent. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$37,918 - $70,044
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$38K
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$70K
MEDIAN: $50,323
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$17.15 - $30.28
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$17
$21
$30
MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$37,918 - $70,044  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,149  
Profit Sharing
$1,965  
Total Pay (?
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$37,109 - $68,865  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 175
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$17.15 - $30.28  
   
Overtime
$25.24 - $44.28  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,149  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,965  
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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$37,109 - $68,865  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 101
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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 progress into high-paying roles like Clinical Research Manager, where median compensation is $77K annually. The most common career progression for Certified Clinical Research Coordinators leads to becoming a Clinical Research Coordinator, where pay is typically $45K. However, many Certified Clinical Research Coordinators also opt to become Clinical Research Associates, a position that pays $56K on average.

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Popular Skills for Certified Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC)


Certified Clinical Research Coordinators report using a pretty varied skill set on the job. Most notably, skills in Oncology, Clinical Research, Clinical Data Management, and Phlebotomy are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Regulatory Compliance. Most people familiar with Clinical Research also know Phlebotomy.

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

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


In general, experience and pay appear to be strongly linked; those with more experience usually bring in higher incomes. Those who have worked for fewer than five years take home a median salary of $45K, and workers with five to 10 years of experience earn a higher $50K on average. For Certified Clinical Research Coordinators, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $52K. Certified Clinical Research Coordinators who have spent more than 20 years on the job report earning a significantly higher median of $70K.

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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

Oncology
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$50,000

Clinical Research
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Clinical Data Management
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Phlebotomy
up arrow 3%

Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 39 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
medical benefits
Vision: 53%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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