How much does a Clinical Research Associate make?

Updated 22 Sep 2021
£36,087 /yr
Average Base Pay

193 salaries

£26K

Low

£36K

Average

£50K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Clinical Research Associate is £36,087 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Clinical Research Associate salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 193 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Clinical Research Associate employees.

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Clinical Research Associate£36,087 /yr
L3
Senior Clinical Research Associate£46,621 /yr
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IQVIA
3.9

IQVIA

Clinical Research Associate

£36,587

 /yr
Range: £29K - £45K
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£29K

£45K

£29,233 - £45,233 Range

Medpace
3.2

Medpace

Clinical Research Associate

£35,000

 /yr
Range: £28K - £46K

£28K

£46K

£27,519 - £46,075 Range

PRA Health Sciences
4.1

PRA Health Sciences

Clinical Research Associate

£36,250

 /yr
Range: £31K - £46K

£31K

£46K

£31,063 - £45,823 Range

Labcorp
3.7

Labcorp

Clinical Research Associate

£35,900

 /yr
Range: £31K - £46K

£31K

£46K

£30,717 - £46,460 Range

Syneos Health
3.7

Syneos Health

Clinical Research Associate

£37,711

 /yr
Range: £33K - £53K

£33K

£53K

£32,615 - £53,341 Range

King's College London
4.1

King's College London

Clinical Research Associate

£38,345

 /yr
Range: £31K - £40K

£31K

£40K

£31,000 - £40,000 Range

PPD
4

PPD

Clinical Research Associate

£33,316

 /yr
Range: £31K - £47K

£31K

£47K

£30,576 - £46,587 Range

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MSD
4.1

MSD

Clinical Research Associate

£38,774

 /yr
Range: £32K - £43K

£32K

£43K

£32,000 - £43,000 Range

ICON
3.8

ICON

Clinical Research Associate

£36,709

 /yr
Range: £33K - £47K

£33K

£47K

£33,453 - £47,000 Range

DOCS
4

DOCS

Clinical Research Associate

£37,672

 /yr
Range: £31K - £41K

£31K

£41K

£31,304 - £40,956 Range

NHS
4

NHS

Clinical Research Associate

£33,879

 /yr
Range: £27K - £37K

£27K

£37K

£26,559 - £37,061 Range

Parexel
3.6

Parexel

Clinical Research Associate

£31,741

 /yr
Range: £22K - £37K

£22K

£37K

£22,443 - £36,692 Range

MAC Clinical
3.3

MAC Clinical

Clinical Research Associate

£69,113

 /yr
Range: £55K - £69K

£55K

£69K

£54,608 - £69,113 Range

Imperial College London
4.4

Imperial College London

Clinical Research Associate
About 

£31K -£33K

£31K

£33K

£31,068 - £33,428 Range

University of Birmingham
4.2

University of Birmingham

Clinical Research Associate
About 

£29K -£33K

£29K

£33K

£29,041 - £32,702 Range

University of Newcastle (UK)
4.5

University of Newcastle (UK)

Clinical Research Associate - Monthly
About 

£2K -£3K

£2K

£3K

£1,901 - £3,485 Range

Barnet and Chase Farm Hospitals NHS Trust
4.1

Barnet and Chase Farm Hospitals NHS Trust

Clinical Research Associate
About 

£27K -£35K

£27K

£35K

£26,956 - £35,372 Range

Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust
4

Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust

Clinical Research Associate
About 

£22K -£29K

£22K

£29K

£21,604 - £29,383 Range

The Institute of Cancer Research
4.2

The Institute of Cancer Research

Clinical Research Associate
About 

£29K -£34K

£29K

£34K

£28,674 - £33,590 Range

Novartis
4.2

Novartis

Clinical Research Associate
About 

£39K -£48K

£39K

£48K

£39,361 - £47,842 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Clinical Research Associate salaries

The national average salary for a Clinical Research Associate is £36,087 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Clinical Research Associate salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 193 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Clinical Research Associate employees.

The highest salary for a Clinical Research Associate in United Kingdom is £49,952 per year.

The lowest salary for a Clinical Research Associate in United Kingdom is £26,070 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

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

£42,000
per year
A Clinical Research Nurse in the London Area area reported making £42,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Temporary
 
10000+ employees
Hospital
£20,000
per year
A Lab Coordinator in the Belfast Area area reported making £20,000 per year
Job Highlights
Belfast Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£25,000
per year
A Study Coordinator in the Oxford Area area reported making £25,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Oxford Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
College / University
£22,500
per year
A Study Coordinator in the Leeds Area area reported making £22,500 per year
Job Highlights
Leeds Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£32,290
per year
A Clinical Research Associate in the London Area area reported making £32,290 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£55,000
per year
A Clinical Research Physician in the Manchester Area area reported making £55,000 per year
Additional Pay
£2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Manchester Area area
Part-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
£40,000
per year
A Clinical Research Associate in the Northampton Area area reported making £40,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Northampton Area area
Part-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£38,000
per year
A Research Administrator in the London Area area reported making £38,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
£32,000
per year
A Clinical Research Nurse in the London Area area reported making £32,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Hospital