Contract Administrator with Office Administration Skills Salary

Average Contract Administrators with Office Administration skills make around $50K per year. Residence and career length each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Some workers in this field — close to a fifth — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by a fair number and dental plans are enjoyed by more than half. Women account for the majority of Contract Administrators with Office Administration skills who took the survey — 87 percent to be exact. Most Contract Administrators with Office Administration skills report high levels of job satisfaction. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$36,823 - $68,339
$37K
$50K
$68K
MEDIAN: $49,922
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$14.04 - $27.30
$14
$20
$27
MEDIAN: $19.81
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$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$36,823 - $68,339  
   
Bonus
$715 - $5,047  
Profit Sharing
$3,700  
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).
)
$33,712 - $67,027  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 239
© PayScale, Inc. @ www.payscale.com
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$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$14.04 - $27.30  
   
Overtime
$15.47 - $44.67  
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$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$715 - $5,047  
   
Profit Sharing
$3,700  
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).
)
$33,712 - $67,027  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 166
© PayScale, Inc. @ www.payscale.com

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Contract Administrator Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Contract Administrator

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


Experience and pay tend to be weakly linked for Contract Administrators with Office Administration skills — those with more experience do not necessarily bring in higher earnings. Although individuals who have less than five years' experience earn $42K on average, people with five to 10 years benefit from a notably larger average of $51K. Contract Administrators with Office Administration skills who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $55K. Veterans who have surpassed the 20-year mark may make only slightly more than those who are navigating the mid-career stage; the more senior group reports median earnings of around $59K.

Key Stats for Contract Administrator

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 86 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
10%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Contract Administrator Salaries

Late-Career
▲27%

Experienced
▲19%

Mid-Career
▲10%

National Average
$46,000

▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 86 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
dental benefits
None: 20%
ADVERTISEMENT