Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Clinical Research Associate (CRA) is $69,369
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Clinical Research Associate (CRA)s?
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 $59,065 based on 199 salaries. An early career Clinical Research Associate (CRA) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of …Read more
What Do Clinical Research Associate (CRA)s Do?
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 …Read more