Contract Specialist in Chicago, Illinois Salary

The average salary for a Contract Specialist in Chicago, Illinois is $53,738 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Legal Compliance and Contract Management. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$40,709 - $81,419
$41K
$54K
$81K
MEDIAN: $53,738
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$40,709 - $81,419  
   
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$38,591 - $85,575  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 24
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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Key Stats for Contract Specialist

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Contract Specialist Salaries

Experienced
▲40%

Mid-Career
▲10%

National Average
$53,000

Entry-Level
▼5%

Skills That Affect Contract Specialist Salaries

Legal Compliance
▲42%

Contract Management
▲25%

Contract Negotiation
▲10%

National Average
$53,000

Proposal Writing
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 77%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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