How much does a Project Administrator I make in the United States? The average Project Administrator I salary in the United States is $58,325 as of November 29, 2021, but the range typically falls between $50,610 and $66,637. 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 Project Administrator I

Project Administrator I coordinates project activities to ensure the project is on schedule. Provides administrative and logistical support including meeting arrangement, progress tracking, and documentation. Being a Project Administrator I typically requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a project leader or manager. The Project Administrator I gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. To be a Project Administrator I typically requires 1-3 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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