The average salary for a Contract Administrator in United Kingdom is £20,714.
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Job Description for Contract Administrator
A contract administrator oversee the specific mandates in a contract and make sure that all parties involved fulfill obligations to which they agreed. The contract administrator must know the ins and outs of a contract and ensure all sides adhere to its specific terms, conditions, rights, and obligations. It is also the administrator's responsibility to coordinate any changes that may transpire, and to make sure that those changes are agreed upon by all involved. When the contract has been fulfi…Read more
Contract Administrator Tasks
- Prepares proposal for major contracts.
- Review and negotiate contractual details, including specifications, price, date of delivery and contractual provisions.
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Popular Skills for Contract Administrator
Skills in Contract Management and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Document Management, Customer Service and Administration.
Pay by Experience Level for Contract Administrator
An entry-level Contract Administrator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £19,069 based on 11 salaries. An early career Contract Administrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £20,253 based on 156 salaries. A mid-career Contract Administrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £22,847 based on 64 salaries. An experienced Contract Administrator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £22,047 based on 39 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of £25,725.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Contract Administrator in their job title in London, England: London earn an average of 23.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Basingstoke, England: Hampshire (23.3% more) and Manchester, England: Manchester (18.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Bristol, England: Bristol (8.4% less), Glasgow, Scotland: Glasgow (5.8% less) and Birmingham, England: Birmingham (1.1% less).
Years of Experience
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