The average salary for an Experienced Grants Administrator with Grant Writing skills is $64,951.
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Job Description for Grants Administrator
Grant administrators are responsible for overseeing grants for their organization. They appropriate and allocate funds, as well as handle all paperwork and applications that need processing. Grant administrators also works with clients on a day-to-day basis, performing tasks such as reviewing budgets, conducting background checks, gathering information, providing guidance, and finalizing grants. Additionally, this individual might spend time working with grant recipients, making sure they are fo…Read more
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Popular Skills for Grants Administrator
Skills in Grant Management, Federal Grants, Budget Management and Financial Reporting are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Grants Administrator
An entry-level Grants Administrator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $55,000 based on 7 salaries. An early career Grants Administrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $52,478 based on 31 salaries. A mid-career Grants Administrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $57,768 based on 32 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $60,000.
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