Grants Administrator Salary

A Grants Administrator earns an average salary of $54,528 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.
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$39,730 - $77,302
$40K
$55K
$77K
MEDIAN: $55,042
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$14.80 - $35.07
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$35
MEDIAN: $23.04
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$0$77K
Salary $39,730 - $77,302
Bonus $0.00 - $3,048
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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$38,731 - $76,994
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 221
Hourly Data $0$50
Hourly Rate $14.80 - $35.07
Overtime $39.00
Annual Data $0$76K
Bonus $0.00 - $3,048
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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$38,731 - $76,994
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 37

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Job Description for Grants Administrator

Grant administrators are responsible for overseeing grants for their organization. They appropriate and allocate funds, as well as handle all paperwork and applications that need processing. Grant administrators also works with clients on a day-to-day basis, performing tasks such as reviewing budgets, conducting background checks, gathering information, providing guidance, and finalizing grants. Additionally, this individual might spend time working with grant recipients, making sure they are following grant guidelines and that the money is being used for the purposes for which it was provided.

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Grants Administrator Tasks

  • Ensures proposals are in compliance with sponsor requirements.
  • Oversees the preparation and submission of financial reports to grantor agencies.
  • Reviews ongoing administration of grants to ensure compliance.
  • Negotiates and interprets sub award terms and conditions.

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Popular Skills for Grants Administrator

Pay by Experience Level for Grants Administrator

Pay by Experience for a Grants Administrator has a positive trend. An entry-level Grants Administrator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 127 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Grants Administrator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $58,000 based on 96 salaries. An experienced Grants Administrator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 58 salaries. A Grants Administrator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $58,000 based on 16 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $54,313

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Key Stats for Grants Administrator

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 42 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Grants Administrator Salaries

▲14%

▲8%

▲6%

National Average
$54,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Grants Administrator Salaries




National Average
$54,000


Project Management
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 42 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
no benefits
None: 10%
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