Pay for Clinical Trial Assistants in the United States sits in the ballpark of $50K annually. Earnings for this group are mostly affected by location, followed by experience level and the specific company. The vast majority (85 percent) of Clinical Trial Assistants who took the survey are female. A strong majority get medical and dental insurance, and a majority get vision plans, too. Most people on this career path report moderate levels of job satisfaction. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$38,164 - $72,755
$38K
$50K
$73K
MEDIAN: $50,462
10%
50%
90%

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$14.82 - $27.99
$15
$22
$28
MEDIAN: $21.87
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$38,164 - $72,755  
   
Bonus
$99.33 - $9,006  
Total Pay (?
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$34,942 - $72,048  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 102
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$14.82 - $27.99  
   
Overtime
$20.27 - $53.90  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$99.33 - $9,006  
   
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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$34,942 - $72,048  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 67

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Job Description for Clinical Trial Assistant

A clinical trial assistant is an administrative position which is employed primarily by universities and drug manufacturing companies. The trial assistant takes on tasks involving proper documentation of participants, disseminating necessary information, assisting researchers in setting up trials, and facilitating smooth progress of these studies and experiments.

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Clinical Trial Assistant Tasks

  • Gather and compile clinical research data, maintain trial databases, and perform routine clerical duties.
  • Disseminate clinical trial reports, protocol amendments, and other communications to relevant groups.
  • Ensure adherence to safety protocols and standards.
  • Provide assistance for a variety of clinical trials, potentially across multiple sites.

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Clinical Trial Assistants often end up in upper-level roles like Clinical Research Associate. Clinical Research Associates bring home $56K annually on average.

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Key Stats for Clinical Trial Assistant

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
055
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
1%
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Experience Affects Clinical Trial Assistant Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 40%

Mid-Career
up arrow 15%

National Average
$49,000


Skills That Affect Clinical Trial Assistant Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 9%

Clinical Research
0%

National Average
$49,000

Clinical Data
up arrow 7%

Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 28%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
55%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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