Rs 303,137
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:


Rs 19,476

Profit Sharing

Rs 2,023

A Clinical Research Associate (CRA) earns an average salary of Rs 300,662 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

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MEDIAN: Rs 303,137
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Salary Rs 156,736 - Rs 618,005
Bonus Rs 497 - Rs 97,444
Profit Sharing Rs 2,023
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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).
Rs 155,301 - Rs 653,080
  • Country: India
  • Currency: INR
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 415

Job Description for Clinical Research Associate (CRA)

Clinical research associates (CRA) are responsible for assisting in the clinical research process, providing advanced technical expertise in steps such as handling supplies, ordering tests, and collecting results, presenting specific research information to the public, and a variety of administrative tasks. CRAs must follow strict privacy and safety regulations to prevent problems with subjects and ethical concerns; they must also be organized and pay close attention to detail when conducting research using investigative methods in clinical or healthcare settings.


Clinical Research Associate (CRA) Tasks

  • Conduct research to develop methodologies, instrumentation and procedures for medical application, analyzing data and presenting findings.
  • Prepare and analyze organ, tissue and cell samples to identify toxicity, bacteria, or microorganisms, or to study cell structure.
  • Plan and direct studies to investigate human or animal disease, preventive methods, and treatments for disease.
  • Investigate cause, progress, life cycle, or mode of transmission of diseases or parasites.
  • Evaluate effects of drugs, gases, pesticides, parasites, and microorganisms at various levels.

Clinical Research Associate (CRA) Pay By Employer


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Clinical Research Associate (CRA) Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location


National Average: Rs 309,729

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Clinical Research Associate (CRA) Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Clinical Research Associate (CRA)?

Clinical Research Associate (CRA) in Mumbai:
"Junior person helping all departments."
Pros: Medical field and subject oriented job.
Cons: Long working hours, no holidays. Non flexibility of working hours.6 days a week working.

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Key Stats for Clinical Research Associate (CRA)


40 %
60 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years

Experience Affects Clinical Research Associate (CRA) Salaries


National Average
Rs 310,000


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.


40 %
60 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 2%
vision benefits
Vision: 3%
no benefits
None: 37%