Entry-Level Contracting Officer Salary

The average salary for an Entry-Level Contracting Officer is $61,445 per year. A skill in Contract Negotiation is associated with high pay for this job.

$48,476 - $90,762
$48K
$68K
$91K
MEDIAN: $67,955
10%
50%
90%

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$16.00 - $35.46
$18
MEDIAN: $18.38
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$0$90K
Salary $48,476 - $90,762
Bonus $625
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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$38,230 - $89,908
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 42
Hourly Data $0$45
Hourly Rate $18.38
Overtime $45.00
Annual Data $0$89K
Bonus $625
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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$38,230 - $89,908
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

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Contracting Officer Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Contracting Officer in Fort Collins:
"Be Smart, solve problems and always remember to be crafty."
A Contracting Officer is well versed verbally and in written format with all laws surrounding contract negotiation. I would state that you have to be good at working with all types of people and great at building relationships and trust.

Contracting Officer in Clarksburg:
"Build a book."
Build a collection of great samples and processes to go back to. Include regulatory references for commen actions and build templates.

Contracting Officer in Albuquerque:
Learn everything you can and go to all courses of instruction you can.

Key Stats for Contracting Officer

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
33%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Contracting Officer Salaries

Contract Negotiation
▲7%

Contract Management
▲2%

Procurement
▲1%

National Average
$63,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
62 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 16%
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