Contract Specialist with Contract Management Skills Salary (Australia)

The average pay for a Contract Specialist with Contract Management skills is AU$96,718 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

AU$56,640 - AU$175,169
AU$57K
AU$99K
AU$180K
MEDIAN: AU$98,615
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$187K
Salary AU$56,640 - AU$175,169
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$35,500
Profit Sharing AU$1,000
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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AU$56,757 - AU$187,402
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 40

Job Description for Contract Specialist

Contract specialists create, examine, and monitor contractual agreements between their organizations and suppliers of materials or labor. They are generally expected to serve as tough negotiators who work to reach the best potential deal for the company, and they also monitor and administer these contracts. Soliciting bids to acquire a variety of required goods and services is a major part of this job, and they may also oversee contractors' performances to ensure that the provisions of the contract are met. Another central component of the job involves building connections with reliable vendors and maintaining a comprehensive list of potential contractors needed for any given situation.

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Contract Specialist Tasks

  • Prepare, review and evaluate contracts for compliance of legality and for profitability if applicable.
  • Edit or amend contracts and handles terms of contract breach.
  • Negotiate contract terms with clientele.

Contract Specialist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$101,573

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

Key Stats for Contract Specialist

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
12%

Experience Affects Contract Specialist Salaries

▲6%

Mid-Career
▲3%

National Average
AU$102,000

Entry-Level
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 13%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 87%