Clinical Trial Manager Salary

Clinical Trial Managers in the United States take home an average $97K per year. Compensation for this group is mainly affected by geographic location, but the company and tenure are influential factors as well. Almost all enjoy medical while a large number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a fair number. The majority of Clinical Trial Managers claim high levels of job satisfaction. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$64,174 - $124,544
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$64K
$97K
$120K
MEDIAN: $97,093
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$19.45 - $70.20
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MEDIAN: $39.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$64,174 - $124,544  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,274  
Profit Sharing
$6,000  
Total Pay (?
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$63,666 - $132,609  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 418
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$0$32$64$96
Hourly Rate
$19.45 - $70.20  
   
Overtime
$46.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,274  
   
Profit Sharing
$6,000  
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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$63,666 - $132,609  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 27
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Job Description for Clinical Trial Manager

Clinical trial managers are responsible for managing the clinical trial process by implementing effective strategies for their organization. They are in charge of reviewing trial results using strict clinical procedures. In all tasks, clinical trial managers must comply with safety standards and respect privacy and confidentiality. They interact with clinical staff, review trial progress, and make changes to the trial structure and processes based on subject or team feedback. Clinical trial managers also analyze data based on trial results, interpreting research information, and creating detailed documentation. Other tasks performed by clinical trial managers include mentoring junior staff in acceptable clinical practices, conducting performance reviews, participating in hiring activities, and interviewing prospective personnel. Clinical trial managers also prepare manuals and present conclusions at conferences and seminars. They assist with budget preparation, as well as oversee assessments that include screening and testing procedures. Additionally, clinical trial managers review data collection policies, storage, and inventory duties.

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Clinical Trial Manager Tasks

  • Develop and implement enrollment strategies, monitoring to adjust for dropouts.
  • Monitor and track progress and obstacles during clinical trial, responding to day-to-day problems.
  • Write study documents, reports, and summaries of adverse events, progress, and employees.
  • Design, develop, and execute protocols for clinical trials that fit with existing regulations and standards.
  • Manage budget and schedule during clinical trials.

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Leading companies who hire large numbers of Clinical Trial Managers include Novartis, Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research, Pharmaceutical Product Development (PPD), Inc, Gilead Sciences, Inc., and Medpace, Inc. Gilead Sciences, Inc. offers the highest compensation with a median salary of $117K.

Pay by Experience Level for Clinical Trial Manager

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


Survey participants with less than five years' experience pocket $81K on average, but those with five to 10 years of experience enjoy a much bigger median of $103K. Clinical Trial Managers claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $110K. Survey participants with more than two decades under their belts actually report earning less than people with less experience; the former take home only $105K on average.

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Managing clinical trials requires absolute willingness to work hard and put up long hours. To lead and coordinate the team effectively you have to be fully conversant with the protocols and be adept at, training and mentoring, meet targets within a specified budget, risk assessment, have good problem solving skills and be an effective communicator.

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Experience Affects Clinical Trial Manager Salaries


Late-Career
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National Average
$99,000

Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Clinical Trial Manager Salaries

National Average
$99,000

Project Management
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Clinical Research
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 69 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
medical benefits
Vision: 74%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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