Senior Clinical Research Associate

Senior Clinical Research Associate Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$78,000
$49,000
Min 10%
$78,000
Median 50%
$125,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Covance
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Massachusetts
Average Experience Level
3.6 years
How much does a senior clinical research associate make?
As a Senior Clinical Research Associate in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $79,060 per year or $38.01 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 76,000. The top 10 percent earn over $125,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $49,000 annually. Most Senior Clinical Research Associate jobs are in Professional companies and Pharmaceutical companies. Some of the states with the best Senior Clinical Research Associate salaries are Massachusetts, New Jersey, Washington, California, and Connecticut. The typical tenure for a Senior Clinical Research Associate is 3.6 years.

Average Senior Clinical Research Associate Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Senior Clinical Research Associate in the USA is $79,060 annually or $38.01 hourly. The city with the highest Senior Clinical Research Associate salary is San Francisco, CA at $131,866 per year. Even an entry-level Senior Clinical Research Associate makes $79,000 per year in San Francisco, CA. Massachusetts, New Jersey, Washington, California, and Connecticut are the highest paying states. The lowest earning states are Wyoming, Louisiana, West Virginia, Nebraska, and South Carolina.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$131,866
2
Billerica, MA
$120,690
3
Newark, NJ
$117,273
4
Durham, NC
$98,235
5
Baltimore, MD
$95,152

Average Senior Clinical Research Associate Salary By Company

Senior Clinical Research Associates report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Most Senior Clinical Research Associate jobs are in Professional companies and Professional companies. Covance and Novartis are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like Pharmaceutical Product Development and Edwards Lifesciences report highly competitive salaries for Senior Clinical Research Associates.

Recently Added Senior Clinical Research Associate Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
The University of Alabama
Senior Clinical Research Associate
05/21/2019
$39,333