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Contract Administrator Salary in Houston, Texas

A Contract Administrator in Houston, Texas earns an average salary of $60,507 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Contract Negotiation, Contractor Management, Proposal Writing, and Procurement. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$39,908 - $87,746
(Median)
$40K
$61K
$88K
MEDIAN: $60,507
10%
50%
90%

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$13.43 - $40.93
(Median)
$13
$23
$41
MEDIAN: $22.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$31K$62K$93K
Salary
$39,908 - $87,746  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $13,000  
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).
)
$38,591 - $92,561  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 144
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$21$42$63
Hourly Rate
$13.43 - $40.93  
   
Overtime
$19.67 - $61.76  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $13,000  
   
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).
)
$38,591 - $92,561  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 39

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Pay by Experience Level for Contract Administrator in Houston, Texas

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

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Experience Affects Contract Administrator in Houston, Texas Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 13%

Experienced
up arrow 11%

National Average
$60,000


Skills That Affect Contract Administrator in Houston, Texas Salaries


Contractor Management
up arrow 22%

Proposal Writing
up arrow 18%

Procurement
up arrow 10%

Negotiation
up arrow 7%

Contract Management
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%

Project Management
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

National Average
$60,000

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 1%

Data Analysis
up arrow 6%

Document Management
up arrow 7%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 7%

Office Administration
up arrow 8%

Accounting
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 49 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 14%
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