Contracts Director Salary (United States)

A Contracts Director earns an average salary of $117,295 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Legal Research and Legal Compliance. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.
Contracts Director Total Pay (?
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$68,742 - $163,754
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$68,742 - $163,754  
   
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$0.00 - $30,040  
Profit Sharing
$72.72 - $15,586  
Total Pay (?
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$68,503 - $179,369  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 262
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Job Description for Contracts Director
  • Ensure that contracts are in compliance with laws and organizational policies.
  • Oversee maintenance and compliance with existing contracts.
  • Negotiate contracts and proposals with internal teams and customers.
  • Resolve risks, problems, and non-compliance issues.

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Pay by Experience Level for Contracts Director
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
Orlando
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Houston
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Washington
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Atlanta
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National Average
$121,000
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Experience Affects Contracts Director Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 17%
Experienced
up arrow 5%
National Average
$121,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 26%
Entry-Level
up arrow 41%

Skills That Affect Contracts Director Salaries

Legal Research
up arrow 43%
Legal Compliance
up arrow 21%
Contract Negotiation
up arrow 1%
National Average
$121,000
Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
45%
female alumni
 
Male
55%
male alumni
Years of Experience
1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
46%
20 years or more
36%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 87%
vision benefits Vision: 76% employee benefits None: 8%
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