The average hourly pay for a Clinical Research Assistant in Canada is C$20.56.
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Job Description for Clinical Research Assistant
Clinical research assistants support research - generally involving human subjects - in clinical settings. They may use a wide variety of laboratory and medical equipment depending on the nature of the studies on which they work. These assistants may be involved in administering treatments during a study, conducting interviews or follow-up surveys with participants, or analyzing results and data. Some clinical research assistants may deal primarily with administrative duties such as administe…Read more
Clinical Research Assistant Tasks
- Support clinical research, including recruitment, scheduling, patient care, and transportation.
- Set up and maintain experimental or clinical equipment.
- Process, document, and analyze results of laboratory tests or experiments.
- Write, update, and maintain study documentation and reports.
- Enter and verify data, including adverse events and patient compliance, to create reports.
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Skills that pay less than market rate include Research Analysis, Data Analysis, Data Entry, Data Collection and Clinical Research.
Pay by Experience Level for Clinical Research Assistant
An entry-level Clinical Research Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$20.27 based on 17 salaries. An early career Clinical Research Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$20.74 based on 80 salaries. A mid-career Clinical Research Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$25.17 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Clinical Research Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$26.25 based on 3 salaries.
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Employees with Clinical Research Assistant in their job title in Ottawa, Ontario earn an average of 19.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Hamilton, Ontario (15.5% more) and Montréal, Québec (7.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Vancouver, British Columbia (6.6% less).
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