Director, Clinical Data Management Salary

Director, Clinical Data Managements in the United States take home approximately $125K per year on average. Work is enjoyable for Director, Clinical Data Managements, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Men working as Director, Clinical Data Managements who took the survey just slightly outnumber women at 52 percent. Almost all enjoy medical while a large number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a fair number. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.
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$78,305 - $163,212
MEDIAN: $124,865

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$78,305 - $163,212  
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$80,360 - $181,941  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 97
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Job Description for Director, Clinical Data Management

  • Audit, quality control and spot check databases, ensuring quality of information processes are in place.
  • Collaborate with other teams and deaprtments to define needs and deliver data.
  • Lead data management and analysis efforts, supervising staff and approving deliverables.
  • Review protocols for clinical trials, including keeping up to date with FDA or other federal standards.

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Survey takers who work as Director, Clinical Data Managements usually report a few specific skills. Those who have experience with People Management, Clinical Data Management, and Project Management can expect to be compensated well for these skills. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Project Management and Clinical Data Management.

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

Experience seems to be a major factor in determining the incomes of Director, Clinical Data Managements. Professionals with less than five years' experience earn a median of $89K annually, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts report a weighty six-figure median of $107K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Director, Clinical Data Managements make a median salary of $139K. Director, Clinical Data Managements who have stuck around for more than two decades see earnings that are only slightly higher than those of folks who have worked for 10 to 20 years; the more senior group makes around $151K on average.

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Experience Affects Salaries

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National Average

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Skills That Affect Salaries

People Management
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National Average

Clinical Data Management
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Project Management
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.


48 %
52 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 95% dental benefits Dental: 86%
vision benefits Vision: 79% employee benefits None: 4%