Clinical Research Associate salary in United States
How much does a Clinical Research Associate make in the United States?
Average base salary
Most common benefits
The average salary for a clinical research associate is $79,462 per year in the United States. 744 salaries reported, updated at June 26, 2022.
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Most common benefits for Clinical Research Associates
- 401(k) matching
- Dental insurance
- Disability insurance
- Flexible schedule
- Health insurance
- Life insurance
- Opportunities for advancement
- Paid time off
- Retirement plan
- Tuition reimbursement
- Vision insurance
Salary satisfactionBased on 112 ratings
58% of Clinical Research Associates in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.
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