The average Entry-Level Grants Administrator can expect to rake in roughly $48K per year. Most Entry-Level Grants Administrators like their work and job satisfaction is high. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Entry-Level Grants Administrators making up 77 percent. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$34,607 - $64,205
(Median)
$35K
$48K
$64K
MEDIAN: $48,025
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$11.74 - $33.80
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$12
$18
$34
MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$34,607 - $64,205  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,966  
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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$32,778 - $64,618  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 108
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$11.74 - $33.80  
   
Overtime
$31.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,966  
   
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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$32,778 - $64,618  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 22
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $46,239

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Entry-Level Grants Administrators will find that New York offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 20 percent. Entry-Level Grants Administrators will also find cushy salaries in Boston (+4 percent). The lowest-paying market is Los Angeles, which sits 3 percent below the national average.

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Skills That Affect Grants Administrator Salaries

Federal Grants
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Grant Management
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National Average
$46,000

Budget Management
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Grant Writing
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
medical benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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