A Contract Administrator with Project Management skills earns an average salary of $59,407 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$41,026 - $84,592
$41K
$59K
$85K
MEDIAN: $59,407
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50%
90%

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$15.46 - $33.21
$15
$21
$33
MEDIAN: $20.78
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$41,026 - $84,592  
   
Bonus
$976 - $11,807  
Profit Sharing
$4,200  
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).
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$39,347 - $82,678  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 174
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$15.46 - $33.21  
   
Overtime
$26.63 - $49.40  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$976 - $11,807  
   
Profit Sharing
$4,200  
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).
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$39,347 - $82,678  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 52

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Pay by Experience Level for Contract Administrator

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

Key Stats for Contract Administrator

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.
033
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Contract Administrator Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 11%

Experienced
up arrow 7%

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$57,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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