Clinical Investigator Salary in the United States

How much does a Clinical Investigator make in the United States? The average Clinical Investigator salary in the United States is $60,578 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $55,172 and $66,892. Salary ranges 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, Salary.com 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 base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Clinical Investigator in the United States. The base salary for Clinical Investigator ranges from $55,172 to $66,892 with the average base salary of $60,578. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $56,249 to $68,624 with the average total cash compensation of $61,932.

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Job Openings for Clinical Investigator
The Physician functions as Principal Investigator (PI) on clinical trials, performing tasks such as physical and medical history assessment, rating scales, and the overall medical management of ...
LinkedIn - 3 days ago
Tasks: • Lead and co-audit GCP/GLP/GMP/PVG compliance audits, including clinical investigator sites, contract research organizations (CROs), Contract Manufacturing Organizations (CMOs) and contract ...
LinkedIn - 8 days ago
The ideal physician should have a strong interest and desire to assist in the management of a team of investigators involved in both clinical care and clinical research, with outstanding ...
HealtheCareers.com - 8 days ago
Decton Staffing Services - Cypress , CA
Job Summary The Clinical Investigator - Physician will fulfill the role of Principal Investigator (PI) or Sub-Investigator (Sub-I) as the study dictates. The position is responsible for ensuring that ...
ZipRecruiter - 7 days ago
NIH-NICHD - Bethesda , MD
The ideal candidate should be an outstanding clinical investigator and academic teacher with matching communication skills and the commitment to conduct high quality clinical research, teach our ...
HealtheCareers.com - 9 days ago
Beacon Hill Pharma - Irvine , CA
Plan, implement and conclude clinical studies in support of project timelines/market release goals ... Effectively work and communicate with investigator, staff and patients in professional, sensitive ...
ZipRecruiter - 2 days ago