How much does a Clinical Research Associate make?

Updated 28 Jul 2021
$85,000 /yr
Average Base Pay

82 salaries

$65K

Low

$85K

Average

$103K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Clinical Research Associate is $85,000 per year in Australia. Filter by location to see Clinical Research Associate salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 82 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Clinical Research Associate employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Clinical Research Associate$85,000 /yr
L3
Senior Clinical Research Associate$107,000 /yr
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Clinical Research Associate I

$85,000

per year

CRA

$90,000

per year

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IQVIA
3.9

IQVIA

Clinical Research Associate

$80,000

 /yr
Range: $70K - $115K
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$70K

$115K

$70,000 - $115,000 Range

PRA Health Sciences
4.1

PRA Health Sciences

Clinical Research Associate

$82,349

 /yr
Range: $76K - $98K

$76K

$98K

$76,000 - $98,000 Range

Novotech
4.1

Novotech

Clinical Research Associate

$97,623

 /yr
Range: $64K - $103K

$64K

$103K

$63,500 - $103,000 Range

Healthcare Professionals Group

Clinical Research Associate

$77,500

 /yr
Range: $78K - $88K

$78K

$88K

$77,500 - $87,803 Range

Sydney Children's Hospital Network
3.9

Sydney Children's Hospital Network

Clinical Research Associate

$87,248

 /yr
Range: $78K - $87K

$78K

$87K

$77,828 - $87,248 Range

Parexel
3.6

Parexel

Clinical Research Associate

$92,185

 /yr
Range: $82K - $108K

$82K

$108K

$82,438 - $108,000 Range

PPD
4

PPD

Clinical Research Associate

$78,000

 /yr
Range: $77K - $80K

$77K

$80K

$77,000 - $80,000 Range

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Bristol Myers Squibb
4

Bristol Myers Squibb

Clinical Research Associate

$97,000

 /yr
Range: $90K - $100K

$90K

$100K

$90,000 - $99,511 Range

Labcorp
3.3

Labcorp

Clinical Research Associate

$80,000

 /yr
Range: $80K - $100K

$80K

$100K

$79,749 - $100,000 Range

Monash University
4.4

Monash University

Clinical Research Associate
About 

$54K -$94K

$54K

$94K

$53,713 - $93,676 Range

University of Queensland
4.3

University of Queensland

Clinical Research Associate
About 

$77K -$94K

$77K

$94K

$77,340 - $94,044 Range

Medpace
3.1

Medpace

Clinical Research Associate
About 

$51K -$68K

$51K

$68K

$50,907 - $67,918 Range

Randstad
3.9

Randstad

Clinical Research Associate
About 

$91K -$98K

$91K

$98K

$91,057 - $98,387 Range

Macquarie University
4

Macquarie University

Clinical Research Associate
About 

$67K -$73K

$67K

$73K

$66,764 - $72,833 Range

St Vincent's Health Australia
3.3

St Vincent's Health Australia

Clinical Research Associate
About 

$84K -$91K

$84K

$91K

$84,208 - $91,238 Range

GlaxoSmithKline
3.9

GlaxoSmithKline

Clinical Research Associate
About 

$81K -$88K

$81K

$88K

$81,324 - $87,980 Range

Monash Health
3.3

Monash Health

Clinical Research Associate
About 

$76K -$83K

$76K

$83K

$75,899 - $82,765 Range

NES Fircroft
3.9

NES Fircroft

Clinical Research Associate
About 

$108K -$116K

$108K

$116K

$108,493 - $115,913 Range

Bayer
4.1

Bayer

Clinical Research Associate
About 

$116K -$125K

$116K

$125K

$116,340 - $124,561 Range

Pettit Pharma & Device Search
5

Pettit Pharma & Device Search

Clinical Research Associate
About 

$121K -$130K

$121K

$130K

$121,057 - $130,481 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Clinical Research Associate salaries

The national average salary for a a Clinical Research Associate is $85,000 per year in Australia. Filter by location to see a Clinical Research Associate salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 82 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Clinical Research Associate employees.

The highest salary for a a Clinical Research Associate in Australia is $103,000 per year.

The lowest salary for a a Clinical Research Associate in Australia is $65,100 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent clinical research associate salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$96,000
per year
A Scientific Researcher in the Sydney Area area reported making $96,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$70,000
per year
A Clinical Research Coordinator in the Brisbane Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
Brisbane Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$70,000
per year
A Clinical Research Associate in the Sydney Area area reported making $70,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$103,000
per year
A Clinical Research Associate in the Sydney Area area reported making $103,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$140,000
per year
A Study Specialist in the Adelaide Area area reported making $140,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Adelaide Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$98,000
per year
A CRA in the Sydney Area area reported making $98,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$97,623
per year
A Clinical Research Associate in the Sydney Area area reported making $97,623 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Sydney Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private