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Contract Specialist Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

Contract Specialists in Washington, District of Columbia can expect wages of $73K per year on average. Job satisfaction for Washington Contract Specialists is high. Women make up a slight majority of Contract Specialists in Washington (53 percent) survey respondents. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
$44,923 - $107,905
(Median)
$45K
$73K
$110K
MEDIAN: $73,059
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$16.83 - $91.14
(Median)
$17
$35
$91
MEDIAN: $35.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$44,923 - $107,905  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,923  
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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$46,963 - $113,306  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 182
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$31$62$93
Hourly Rate
$16.83 - $91.14  
   
Overtime
$40.40 - $89.27  
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$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,923  
   
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).
)
$46,963 - $113,306  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 13
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Pay by Experience Level for Contract Specialist in Washington, District of Columbia

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


Experience seems to be a major factor in determining the incomes of Washington Contract Specialists. Folks with fewer than five years of experience take home $63K on average, and those who have worked for five to 10 years see a bigger median salary of $79K. Contract Specialists in Washington bring in $95K after working for 10 to 20 years. Survey participants who have worked for more than two decades report bringing in $120K on average.

Experience Affects Contract Specialist in Washington, District of Columbia Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 62%

Experienced
up arrow 28%


National Average
$74,000


Skills That Affect Contract Specialist in Washington, District of Columbia Salaries

Financial Analysis
up arrow 9%


Contract Negotiation
up arrow 4%

Negotiation
up arrow 4%

Proposal Writing
up arrow 2%

National Average
$74,000

Customer Service
up arrow 5%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 43 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 76%
vision benefits Vision: 65% employee benefits None: 10%