How much does a Clinical Investigator make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Clinical Investigator in the United States is $32 as of April 26, 2022, but the salary range typically falls between $29 and $35. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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What is a Clinical Investigator?

A Clinical Investigator involved in a clinical trial is responsible for ensuring that an investigation is conducted according to the signed investigator statement, the investigational plan, and applicable regulations; for protecting the rights, safety, and welfare of subjects under the investigator's care; and for the control of drugs under investigation. The Clinical Investigator must also meet requirements set forth by the FDA, EMA or other regulatory body. The qualifications must be outlined in a current resume and readily available for auditors....

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Terumo Medical Corporation - Richmond , VA
Provide technical, educational, and initial clinical study support to assist in meeting clinical study and investigator training objectives. The Clinical Support Specialist will support clinical ...
LinkedIn - 8 days ago
Odyssey Systems - Portsmouth , VA
... Investigator's File Binder or Regulatory Binder. * Prepare reports and other correspondence ... Certified Clinical Tria
LinkedIn - 27 days ago
VCU / MCV Associated Physicians - Richmond , VA
Oncologist - Clinical/Translational Investigator - Sarcoma and Melanoma (F69850) Massey Cancer Center Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA The VCU School of Medicine Division of Hematology ...
PracticeMatch - 4 days ago
Gateway Recruiting, INC. - Norfolk , VA
Provides R&D support through the communication of investigator feedback on product enhancements or new product development ideas. * Delivers training programs for other clinical staff ensuring that ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 34 days ago
MRINetwork Jobs - Charlottesville , VA
... investigator teams. The UVACCC is based in Charlottesville, Virginia and serves a large racially ... These accolades are in recognition of our state-of-the-art multidisciplinary clinical teams and ...
ZipRecruiter ATS Jobs for ZipSearch/ZipAlerts - 20 days ago
American Board of Emergency Medicine - Norfolk , VA
An understanding of the health care industry and a background in project management could help the candidate be successful in their collaboration with staff, clinical investigators, and physician ... - 24 days ago
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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Clinical Investigator in the United States. The average hourly rate for Clinical Investigator ranges from $29 to $35 with the average hourly pay of $32. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $30 to $36 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $33.

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