$74,530
Avg. Salary
$23.70
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$5,163

Bonus

$2,543

Profit Sharing

$5,000

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Contract Administration Manager is $23.70 per hour.

The average pay for a Contract Administration Manager is $74,530 per year.

$16.80
10%
$23.70
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$40.55
90%
MEDIAN $23.70
$48k
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$75k
50%
$111k
90%
MEDIAN $74,530
$47,769 - $111,346
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MEDIAN: $74,530
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$0$114K
Salary $47,769 - $111,346
Bonus $1,211 - $15,531
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $6,183
Commission $5,000
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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$46,994 - $114,493
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 397
Hourly Data $0$329
Hourly Rate $16.80 - $40.55
Overtime $0.00 - $330
Annual Data $0$114K
Bonus $1,211 - $15,531
Commission $5,000
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $6,183
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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$46,994 - $114,493
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 47

Job Description for Contract Administration Manager

A contract administration manager helps ensure contracts are furthering the interests of the business. They are in constant contact with colleagues in the operations and finance departments to determine supplies needed for regular operations and what finances can be allocated towards purchasing needed goods and services. The contract administration manager is also in contact with the sales department to help finalize deals between the company and its clients.

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Contract Administration Manager Tasks
  • Manages and coordinates activities within the contract administration department.
  • Oversee the administration of contracts from inception to execution, including contract dates, expiration and deadlines.
  • Oversee that activities are conducted according to the policies and procedures of the organization.

Contract Administration Manager Job Listings

Popular Skills for Contract Administration Manager


Contract Administration Managers report using a wide range of professional skills. Most notably, skills in People Management, Contract Negotiation, Microsoft Excel, and Contract Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Those listing Microsoft Office as a skill should be prepared for drastically lower pay. Regulatory Compliance and Contract Management also typically command lower compensation. It is often found that people who know Contract Management are also skilled in Microsoft Excel.

Pay by Experience Level for Contract Administration Manager

Pay by Experience for a Contract Administration Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Contract Administration Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 83 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Contract Administration Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $72,000 based on 98 salaries. An experienced Contract Administration Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $86,000 based on 85 salaries. A Contract Administration Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $96,000 based on 33 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

4%

-1%

-6%

National Average: $75,681

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

For Contract Administration Managers, Dallas provides a pay rate that is 34 percent greater than the national average. Contract Administration Managers will also find cushy salaries in Los Angeles (+26 percent), Houston (+22 percent), Washington (+22 percent), and Boston (+13 percent). In Pittsburgh, salaries are 17 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market. Two other places where employers offer below-median salaries are Indianapolis (13 percent less) and Denver (5 percent less).

Contract Administration Manager Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Contract Administration Manager?

Contract Administration Manager in Pittsburgh:
"Ok I guess."
Pros: Easy commute by bus - early shift.
Cons: I would not call anything particularly bad.

Contract Administration Manager in Cypress:
"Looking at life."
Pros: I live in Cypress so it is extremely convenient.
Cons: All the good paying jobs are not located here.

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Key Stats for Contract Administration Manager

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
28 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 76 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
16%

Experience Affects Contract Administration Manager Salaries

▲26%

▲13%

National Average
$76,000

▼5%

▼22%

Skills That Affect Contract Administration Manager Salaries

People Management
▲15%


National Average
$76,000



Regulatory Compliance
▼21%

Microsoft Office
▼24%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 76 votes.

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
28 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 15%