AU$121,473
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A Senior Contracts Administrator earns an average salary of AU$129,808 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

AU$68,478 - AU$164,551
AU$68K
AU$120K
AU$160K
MEDIAN: AU$121,473
10%
50%
90%
AU$0AU$174K
Salary AU$68,478 - AU$164,551
Bonus AU$1,521 - AU$23,672
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$70,608 - AU$174,202
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 75

Job Description for Senior Contracts Administrator

Senior contracts administrators are normally responsible for managing all of the contracts for their company. This also includes evaluating bids from contractors, as well as negotiating and awarding a contract to the winner. They also review any claims or issues that arise from the contracts, process and verify requests for payment, and release final payments. Senior contracts administrators are also required to close out contracts and finalize any outstanding issues. Additionally, these professionals may be in charge of supervising and mentoring other contract administrators.

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Senior Contracts Administrator Tasks

  • Draft, edit and verify contracts and their amendments, updating associated schedules.
  • Research and document relevant laws, technical needs and other factors.
  • Negotiate and update contracts, their rates and their terms with vendors.
  • Interpret and explain contracts, their terms and their implications.
  • Document terms, data and status of projects in associated systems.

Senior Contracts Administrator Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

18%

11%

-10%

-18%

National Average: AU$123,729

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Key Stats for Senior Contracts Administrator

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
15%

Experience Affects Senior Contracts Administrator Salaries

▲15%

National Average
AU$124,000

▼7%

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
9%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

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