Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
For Construction Contracts Administrators, experience seems to be a major factor in determining pay. New Construction Contracts Administrators earn approximately $44K, only slightly increasing to $47K after five to 10 years. After spending one to two decades on the job, pay usually hovers around $51K. Pay continues to grow for Construction Contracts Administrators after two decades on the job, and average earnings come to $68K. Experienced employees who have 10-20 years of experience make up 27 percent of the workforce; inexperienced individuals who have been working for less than one year comprise 2 percent, and senior people with more than 20 years under their belt fill out the remaining 12 percent. Most employees in this workforce have between one and nine years of experience; more than half of those surveyed fall within this distribution.