Research Data Management Specialist 1

Penn State University

College of Medicine at the Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Campus City:
Hershey, PA
Date Announced:
Date Closing:
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Level/Salary Band:
01 – G – Non-exempt
Work Unit:
Penn State College Of Medicine
Full/Part Time:


The Division of General Internal Medicine is seeking a full-time Data Management Specialists to help maintain data integrity and quality across a multi-site trial funded by the Patient Centered Research Institute (PCORI). This position will report directly to the study’s CORE Project Manager, and will serve as the Data Manager for the multi-site trial. This position’s primary responsibilities will include running data queries, maintaining data integrity and security, and ensuring the proper sorting an organization of databases. This position will be responsible for running established data quality checks and following-up with the appropriate staff to fix any identified data queries. Additional duties may include, but are not limited to; creating reports and compiling data for study investigators, creating new data queries to strengthen data quality when necessary, and other duties as assigned. This position will work closely with the project managers across all recruitment sites and the CORE research staff consisting of a Project Manager and Exercise Physiologist. Typically requires a Bachelor's degree or higher , or an equivalent combination of education and experience. REDCap experience is a plus. This is a fixed term appointment funded one year from date of hire with the possibility of refunding

These salary bands have been established to provide salary guidelines for staff positions.

Salary Band Minimum Midpoint Maximum
A $16,584 $24,456 $32,328
B $18,240 $26,904 $35,556
C $19,728 $29,592 $39,456
D $21,708 $32,568 $43,416
E $24,312 $36,468 $48,612
F $27,228 $40,848 $54,456
G $30,012 $45,744 $61,500
H $34,188 $52,140 $70,080
I $38,988 $59,424 $79,908
J $43,716 $67,740 $91,812
K $50,712 $78,600 $106,488
L $58,836 $91,176 $123,528
M $68,232 $105,756 $143,292
N $80,508 $124,788 $169,068
O $93,492 $147,252 $201,024
P $110,340 $173,760 $237,192
Q $126,396 $199,056 $271,728
R $151,668 $238,872 $326,088