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Drug Safety Associate Salary

The average Drug Safety Associate in the United States can expect to rake in roughly $70K per year. Residence and experience level each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. While some workers in this profession — approximately one-fifth — do not have any health coverage, a fair number do receive medical benefits and a majority have dental insurance. Most Drug Safety Associates survey respondents are women (76 percent). Job satisfaction for Drug Safety Associates is high. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$44,132 - $104,379
(Median)
$44K
$70K
$100K
MEDIAN: $69,537
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$18.13 - $55.69
(Median)
$18
$35
$56
MEDIAN: $35.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$44,132 - $104,379  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,361  
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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$40,834 - $114,694  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 91
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$18.13 - $55.69  
   
Overtime
$15.75 - $40.04  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,361  
   
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).
)
$40,834 - $114,694  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 43

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Job Description for Drug Safety Associate

Drug safety associates are responsible for performing a wide variety of tasks related to drug safety. They are in charge of reviewing and evaluating adverse events related to use of pharmaceutical drugs, serving as a point of contact for stakeholders on safety activities, and identifying safety signals. They are also in charge of answering questions from health workers, partners, and others, as well as ensuring compliance throughout the program with reporting requirements related to adverse events; this information must be passed along to entities such as relevant authorities, review boards, investigators, and drug producers. Drug safety associates typically work full time during regular business hours, but additional and/or alternative hours may be required depending on the needs of their organization and specific projects.

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Drug Safety Associate Tasks

  • Reconcile and verify the accuracy of data before it is entered.
  • Scan and store completed documents in appropriate locations.
  • Read source documents such as drug case data sheets, and enter data in specific data fields, using keyboards or scanners.

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Experience Affects Drug Safety Associate Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 29%

Mid-Career
up arrow 12%

National Average
$72,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 21 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 77% dental benefits Dental: 66%
vision benefits Vision: 55% employee benefits None: 21%
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