Contract Coordinator Salary

Average Contract Coordinators in the United States make around $45K per year. Total cash compensation to Contract Coordinators bottoms out near $31K and approaches $60K on the high end; the biggest paychecks include approximately $5K from bonuses and almost $6K from profit sharing. Residence and career length each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Contract Coordinators making up 74 percent. Job satisfaction for Contract Coordinators is high. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$33,548 - $62,917

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$13.41 - $23.64

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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.
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$33,548 - $62,917  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,007  
Profit Sharing
$80.54 - $6,483  
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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$31,053 - $59,573  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 242
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$13.41 - $23.64  
   
Overtime
$17.43 - $33.89  
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.
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,007  
   
Profit Sharing
$80.54 - $6,483  
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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$31,053 - $59,573  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 191
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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

  • Participate in ordering, data control, and collection of metrics.
  • Produce quotes and estimates for potential new contracts.
  • 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.

Common Career Paths for Contract Coordinator


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Many Contract Coordinators move into Contract Administrator roles, in which average pay is a slightly higher $51K per year.

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Typical Contract Coordinators report a focused set of job skills. Contract Negotiation and Contract Management are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay. It is not unusual for someone who knows Contract Management to be familiar with Contract Negotiation as well.

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. Workers with less than five years' experience earn around $41K on average, and those who have five to 10 years under their belts see a higher median salary of $44K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $47K. In the end, the overall pattern seems to be that more experience generally corresponds to higher pay; a Contract Coordinator with more than 20 years of experience can earn $53K on average.

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Experience Affects Contract Coordinator Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 25%

Experienced
up arrow 10%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$43,000

Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Contract Coordinator Salaries

Contract Negotiation
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Contract Management
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National Average
$43,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 84 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 64% employee benefits None: 15%
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