The average salary for a Grants Administrator is $49,396 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.
Grants Administrator Total Pay (?
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$34,323 - $68,471
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MEDIAN: $49,395
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Grants Administrator Total Pay (?
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$14.16 - $33.51
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National Salary Data

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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$34,323 - $68,471  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,500  
Profit Sharing
$1,288 - $4,600  
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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$33,480 - $69,336  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 612
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$14.16 - $33.51  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $40.97  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,500  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,288 - $4,600  
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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$33,480 - $69,336  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 612
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Job Description for Grants Administrator
  • Reviews ongoing administration of grants to ensure compliance.
  • Negotiates and interprets sub award terms and conditions.
  • Ensures proposals are in compliance with sponsor requirements.
  • Oversees the preparation and submission of financial reports to grantor agencies.
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Pay Difference By Location
San Francisco
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Los Angeles
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Chicago
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Washington
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$49,000
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Experience Affects Grants Administrator Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 23%
National Average
$49,000

Skills That Affect Grants Administrator Salaries

Budget Management
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Grant Management
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Government Grants
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National Average
$49,000
Federal Grants
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Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
81%
female alumni
 
Male
19%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
44%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
6%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 10%
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