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Lead Clinical Research Associate Salary

How much does a Lead Clinical Research Associate make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Lead Clinical Research Associate

$49,554 (USD)/yr

$24 (USD)/hr

$837 (USD)/yr

$48,977 (USD)/yr

$24 (USD)/hr

$837 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Leads in the planning, organizing, and conducting of research in variety of areas, such as new or existing products, science, social science, law, or medicine. Ensures programs are conducted in compliance with standard operating procedures, good clinical research practices, and FDA regulations, while also ensuring project status is tracked and project timelines are met. Organizes actions and resources to meet projected deadlines while maintaining quality standards.
The average lead clinical research associate salary in United States is $49,554 or an equivalent hourly rate of $24. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $837. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$36,499 (USD)

$60,445 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$57,447 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Lead Clinical Research Associate will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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