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The average clinical research associate salary in District of Columbia, United States is $76,198 or an hourly rate of $37. This is 11% higher (+$7,812) than the average clinical research associate salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,699.
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An entry level clinical research associate (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $55,503. On the other end, a senior level clinical research associate (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $94,727.
Job Description
Conduct research dealing with the understanding of human diseases and the improvement of human health. Engage in clinical investigation, research and development, or other related activities. Includes physicians, dentists, public health specialists, pharmacologists, and medical pathologists who primarily conduct research. Practitioners who primarily provide medical or dental care or dispense drugs are included in “Health Diagnosing and Treating Practitioners” (29-1000).

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