Average Contract Specialist Salary in Canada

C$65,195
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$4,316
Bonus
C$4,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Contract Specialist in Canada is C$65,195.
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CA$48k
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CA$65k
90%
CA$95k
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Salary
C$48k - C$95k
Bonus
C$194 - C$16k
Profit Sharing
C$2k - C$16k
Total Pay
C$47k - C$109k

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Job Description for Contract Specialist

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.

Job Satisfaction for Contract Specialist

3.8 out of 5
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Popular Skills for Contract Specialist

Skills in Contract Management and Contract Negotiation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel and Legal Document Review.

Pay by Experience Level for Contract Specialist

An entry-level Contract Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$49,749 based on 7 salaries. An early career Contract Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$60,999 based on 67 salaries. A mid-career Contract Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$69,471 based on 89 salaries. An experienced Contract Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$81,262 based on 55 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$69,496.
Employees with Contract Specialist in their job title in Edmonton, Alberta earn an average of 23.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (21.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Saint John, New Brunswick (22.5% less), Montréal, Québec (15.6% less) and Mississauga, Ontario (10.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 232 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.0%
Early Career
28.9%
Mid Career
38.4%
Experienced
23.7%
Late Career
6.0%