Average Contract Administrator Salary in United Kingdom

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The average salary for a Contract Administrator in United Kingdom is £20,714.
MEDIAN £20,714
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£17k - £28k
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£16k - £29k

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Job Description for Contract Administrator

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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Contract Administrator
Contracts Manager
Office Manager
Commercial Manager
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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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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.
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).

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