How much does a Contracts Administrator I make in the United States? The average Contracts Administrator I salary in the United States is $61,637 as of October 29, 2021, but the range typically falls between $53,352 and $70,356. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Contracts Administrator I

Contracts Administrator I develops, prepares, and administers contracts, bids, and proposals that meet specifications and comply with all policies and regulations. Supports or participates in contract negotiations with suppliers, partners, or customers. Being a Contracts Administrator I reviews contract terms to identify any potential risk or compliance issues. Examines supporting materials and agreement documents related to bids or contracts and provides guidance. Additionally, Contracts Administrator I acts as liaison between the organization and subcontractors to implement the contracts. Maintains contract records used to ensure compliance with reporting and regulatory requirements. Typically requires a bachelor's degree or equivalent. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Contracts Administrator I work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. To be a Contracts Administrator I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
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City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
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City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
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City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
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Skills associated with Contracts Administrator I: Contract Compliance, Contracts Management & Administration, Contract Negotiation, Contract Management Software ...More

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