The average salary for a Contracts Manager is $79,433 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.
Contracts Manager Total Pay (?
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$48,188 - $118,679
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MEDIAN: $79,433
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Contracts Manager Total Pay (?
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$13.51 - $53.46
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$48,188 - $118,679  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,911  
Profit Sharing
$508 - $10,137  
Commission
$0.00 - $49,316  
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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$46,822 - $125,321  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,145
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$13.51 - $53.46  
   
Overtime
$1.89 - $71.85  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $14,911  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $49,316  
Profit Sharing
$508 - $10,137  
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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$46,822 - $125,321  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 2,145
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Job Description for Contracts Manager
Contracts managers can work in a variety of industries, including non-profit and government agencies. They act as the liaisons between companies and clients for contractual matters. Contracts managers can draft, evaluate and execute any type of contract that is negotiated between the business and client, such as short term, formal or annual contracts. They often work with the legal and/or finance department to monitor adherence and potential risks to the business or client.
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Contracts Manager Tasks
  • Draft, negotiate, and implement new contracts, amendments, renewals, and terminations.
  • Maintain current contracts by updating demographics, fee schedules, and any service changes.
  • Coordinate design of contract verbiage with other internal departments including Legal, Finance, and Product Development.
  • Act as the point of contact for both internal and external customers in regards to contractual issues.
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Experience Affects Contracts Manager Salaries

National Average
$81,000

Skills That Affect Contracts Manager Salaries

Contract Management
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Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
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$81,000
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Gender
Female
56%
female alumni
 
Male
44%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
17%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 9%
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