Subcontracts Administrator Salary

Average Subcontracts Administrators in the United States make around $74K per year. Geographic location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by tenure and the individual firm. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 54 percent. A large number receive medical and dental insurance and a fair number get vision insurance. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$51,835 - $104,173
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$74K
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MEDIAN: $73,552
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$14.00 - $42.00
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MEDIAN: $24.22
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$51,835 - $104,173  
   
Bonus
$700 - $12,500  
Profit Sharing
$2,035  
Total Pay (?
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$49,752 - $105,059  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 259
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$14.00 - $42.00  
   
Overtime
$50.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$700 - $12,500  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,035  
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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$49,752 - $105,059  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 24

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Job Description for Subcontracts Administrator

The role of a subcontractor administrator is to oversee, organize, and manage a company’s various contracts and associated subcontracts. They will look at various aspects related to contracts, such as reviewing and organizing subcontractors and deadlines.

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Subcontracts Administrator Tasks

  • Ensure subcontractors are abiding by contract terms.
  • Manage a firm's subcontracts, including the bidding process, negotiation and execution of contracts, and closeouts.
  • Develop strategies and policies for negotiating subcontracts.
  • Examine and evaluate the terms of new contracts and proposals for changes to contracts.

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Subcontracts Administrators who take on a higher-level position such as Subcontract Administrator may get paid a little bit less in that new role, as Subcontract Administrators on average bring home $64K.

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Popular Employer Salaries for Subcontracts Administrator


Employees of Northrop Grumman Corporation can expect to make the most, with the company offering a median salary of $66K; however, pay is widely dispersed from bottom to top, ranging from $50K to $127K.

Not only do salaries lack room to grow — pay ranges from $50K to just $87K — but Lockheed Martin Corp offers the lowest pay in town to boot, with a median paycheck of $63K.

Pay by Experience Level for Subcontracts Administrator

Pay by Experience for a Subcontracts Administrator has a positive trend. An entry-level Subcontracts Administrator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 114 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Subcontracts Administrator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $75,000 based on 90 salaries. An experienced Subcontracts Administrator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $83,000 based on 68 salaries. A Subcontracts Administrator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $98,000 based on 35 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $72,012

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Home to some of the best pay for Subcontracts Administrators, Reston offers exceptional salaries, 42 percent above the national average. Subcontracts Administrators will also find cushy salaries in Chantilly (+19 percent) and Herndon (+3 percent). Location significantly influences compensation, with Huntsville Subcontracts Administrators earning much less — 42 percent less — than the national average. Below-median salaries also turn up in Melbourne and Los Angeles (16 percent lower and 10 percent lower, respectively).

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Key Stats for Subcontracts Administrator

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 37 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
13%
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Experience Affects Subcontracts Administrator Salaries

▲35%

▲15%

▲4%

National Average
$72,000

▼18%

Skills That Affect Subcontracts Administrator Salaries

▲4%



National Average
$72,000

Request For Proposal (RFP) Creation
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 37 votes.

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 87%
vision benefits
Vision: 79%
no benefits
None: 10%
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