Clinical Investigator Salary in the United States

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 $29 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $26 and $32. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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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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 $26 to $32 with the average hourly pay of $29. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $27 to $33 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $30.

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