Contract Coordinator Salary

Median pay for Contract Coordinators in the United States lies in the neighborhood of $18.89 per hour. Geographic location and years of experience each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Female Contract Coordinators make up most of the survey respondents at 73 percent. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. For the most part, Contract Coordinators enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$34,206 - $64,918
$34K
$46K
$65K
MEDIAN: $45,844
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90%

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$14.22 - $25.17
$14
$19
$25
MEDIAN: $18.89
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$34,206 - $64,918  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,182  
Profit Sharing
$14,740  
Commission
$12,500  
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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$31,201 - $61,195  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 150
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$14.22 - $25.17  
   
Overtime
$18.91 - $33.26  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,182  
   
Commission
$12,500  
Profit Sharing
$14,740  
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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$31,201 - $61,195  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 153

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Job Description for Contract Coordinator

Contract coordinators are in charge of organizational procedures related to planning, scheduling, and contracting duties for their company. They handle administrative tasks, as well as respond to internal and external correspondence following established company procedures. These coordinators must follow strict privacy policies in their duties, as they handle confidential materials on a regular basis. They monitor contract milestones and other billing activities to create detailed reports for portfolio records at specified time intervals.

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Contract Coordinator Tasks

  • Manage existing contracts, ensuring that money, services and goods are received on time.
  • Modify, update, and maintain contracts and associated documentation, processing, and communicating changes.
  • Participate in ordering, data control, and collection of metrics.
  • Produce quotes and estimates for potential new contracts.

Common Career Paths for Contract Coordinator


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Many Contract Coordinators advance their careers by becoming Contract Administrators, who report a slightly higher median income of $51K.

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Popular Skills for Contract Coordinator


Contract Coordinators typically list a handful of skills they use on the job. Those who have experience with Contract Negotiation, Contract Management, and Microsoft Excel can expect to be compensated well for these skills. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Microsoft Excel. Most people skilled in Contract Management are similarly competent in Microsoft Excel.

Pay by Experience Level for Contract Coordinator

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


Experience does not seem to be a strong driver of pay increase in this role. People who have worked for fewer than five years bring home $42K on average. Median compensation in the five-to-10 year group, however, is higher at approximately $46K. Contract Coordinators who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $49K. Contract Coordinators who have acquired more than two decades of experience generally do see greater compensation; their average income is approximately $58K.

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Key Stats for Contract Coordinator

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 49 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Contract Coordinator Salaries

Late-Career
▲33%

▲12%

Mid-Career
▲5%

National Average
$44,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Contract Coordinator Salaries


Contract Management
▼0%

National Average
$44,000

Microsoft Excel
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
51%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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