Subcontracts Administrator Salary

Subcontracts Administrators in the United States take home an average $72K annually. This group's pay is mainly influenced by geography, followed by experience level and the specific company. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 55 percent. Most receive medical and dental insurance and a strong majority get vision plans. Job satisfaction for Subcontracts Administrators is high. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$51,020 - $102,746
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$72K
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MEDIAN: $71,547
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$14.85 - $38.53
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MEDIAN: $23.15
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$51,020 - $102,746  
   
Bonus
$695 - $12,584  
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
Total Pay (?
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$49,236 - $103,656  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 237
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$14.85 - $38.53  
   
Overtime
$37.56  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$695 - $12,584  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
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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$49,236 - $103,656  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 21

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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 go on to become Subcontract Administrators may see somewhat stagnant compensation. On average, a Subcontract Administrator, an upper-level role, pays $64K.

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Although Northrop Grumman Corporation heads up the field in terms of compensation, offering the highest median salary at $66K, pay at this particular employer still varies considerably, running the full spectrum from $50K to $127K.

Pay for Subcontracts Administrators is the lowest at Lockheed Martin Corp, which has a median salary of $63K. In addition, there's little room to grow there, with salaries maxing out at $87K.

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: $69,425

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

Reston is home to an above-average pay rate for Subcontracts Administrators, 47 percent higher than the national average. Subcontracts Administrators can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Chantilly (+24 percent), Herndon (+7 percent), Washington (+5 percent), and Baltimore (+4 percent). Subcontracts Administrators' salaries are heavily influenced by location — Subcontracts Administrators in Huntsville bring in salaries that are 39 percent lower than the national average. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in Melbourne and Los Angeles (13 percent lower and 6 percent lower, respectively).

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Key Stats for Subcontracts Administrator

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 34 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
14%
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Experience Affects Subcontracts Administrator Salaries

▲40%

▲19%

▲8%

National Average
$69,000

▼15%

Skills That Affect Subcontracts Administrator Salaries

▲8%



Request For Proposal (RFP) Creation
▲2%

National Average
$69,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 34 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
no benefits
None: 9%
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