Contract Administration Manager Salary

Contract Administration Managers in the United States can expect wages of $69K per year on average. In the world of Contract Administration Managers, overall income ranges from $42K near the bottom to $110K at the top; this can include more than $12K from bonuses and more than $9K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. Residence and experience level each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and most earn dental coverage. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$45,272 - $103,126
(Median)
$45K
$69K
$100K
MEDIAN: $69,496
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$13.09 - $49.26
(Median)
$13
$23
$49
MEDIAN: $23.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$45,272 - $103,126  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,015  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $8,750  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$41,648 - $109,732  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 425
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$13.09 - $49.26  
   
Overtime
$18.37 - $41.55  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $12,015  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $8,750  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$41,648 - $109,732  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 46
United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Job Description for Contract Administration Manager

A contract administration manager helps ensure contracts are furthering the interests of the business. They are in constant contact with colleagues in the operations and finance departments to determine supplies needed for regular operations and what finances can be allocated towards purchasing needed goods and services. The contract administration manager is also in contact with the sales department to help finalize deals between the company and its clients.

Read More...

Contract Administration Manager Tasks

  • Manages and coordinates activities within the contract administration department.
  • Guide proposals through process.
  • Act as primary contact for negotiations.
  • Oversee that activities are conducted according to the policies and procedures of the organization.

Contract Administration Manager Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Popular Skills for Contract Administration Manager


Contract Administration Managers typically list a handful of skills they use on the job. Most notably, skills in Contract Negotiation, Contract Management, Microsoft Excel, and Regulatory Compliance are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Microsoft Office, Regulatory Compliance, and Microsoft Excel. It is often found that people who know Contract Management are also skilled in Microsoft Excel.

Pay by Experience Level for Contract Administration Manager

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


For Contract Administration Managers, more experience in the field does not usually mean bigger paychecks. Those who have worked for fewer than five years take home a median salary of $60K, and workers with five to 10 years of experience earn a higher $69K on average. Contract Administration Managers bring in $81K after working for 10 to 20 years. Individuals who have achieved more than 20 years of experience don't seem to earn much more than people who have 10 to 20 years under their belts; the more senior group reports an average income of $85K.

Related Job Salaries

United States (change)

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)


Comp Managers: Start Here »

Experience Affects Contract Administration Manager Salaries



National Average
$70,000



Skills That Affect Contract Administration Manager Salaries


Contract Management
up arrow 1%

National Average
$70,000


Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 15%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 111 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
medical benefits
Vision: 66%
dental benefits
None: 9%
ADVERTISEMENT