Contract Administrator with Accounting Skills Salary

A Contract Administrator with Accounting skills earns an average salary of $53,384 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$39,784 - $79,771
$40K
$53K
$80K
MEDIAN: $53,384
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$15.11 - $26.65
$15
$19
$27
MEDIAN: $19.29
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$39,784 - $79,771  
   
Bonus
$518 - $6,302  
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
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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$35,962 - $74,920  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 207
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$15.11 - $26.65  
   
Overtime
$15.72 - $44.70  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$518 - $6,302  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
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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$35,962 - $74,920  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 112

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Pay by Experience Level for Contract Administrator

Pay by Experience for a Contract Administrator has a positive trend. An entry-level Contract Administrator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 156 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Contract Administrator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 103 salaries. An experienced Contract Administrator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $57,000 based on 84 salaries. A Contract Administrator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 37 salaries.

Key Stats for Contract Administrator

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 71 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Contract Administrator Salaries

Experienced
▲17%

Mid-Career
▲14%

Late-Career
▲14%

National Average
$49,000

Entry-Level
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 71 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
no benefits
None: 17%