Average Clinical Research Associate (CRA) Salary in Canada

C$62,350
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C$2,500
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The average salary for a Clinical Research Associate (CRA) in Canada is C$62,350.
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Salary
C$45k - C$90k
Bonus
C$992 - C$10k
Total Pay
C$40k - C$89k

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Job Description for Clinical Research Associate (CRA)

Career Paths

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Clinical Research Associate (CRA)
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Popular Skills for Clinical Research Associate (CRA)

Skills in Clinical Research, Regulatory Compliance, Oral / Verbal Communication, Oncology and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average.

Pay by Experience Level for Clinical Research Associate (CRA)

An entry-level Clinical Research Associate (CRA) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$57,189 based on 36 salaries. An early career Clinical Research Associate (CRA) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$59,376 based on 110 salaries. A mid-career Clinical Research Associate (CRA) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$76,375 based on 43 salaries. An experienced Clinical Research Associate (CRA) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$70,957 based on 28 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$107,500.
Employees with Clinical Research Associate (CRA) in their job title in Vancouver, British Columbia earn an average of 20.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Montréal, Québec (7.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Hamilton, Ontario (27.8% less), Mississauga, Ontario (25.2% less) and London, Ontario (7.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 221 survey responses.
Entry Level
16.3%
Early Career
49.8%
Mid Career
19.5%
Experienced
12.7%
Late Career
1.8%