How much does a Cost Administrator make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Cost Administrator in the United States is $31 as of October 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $25 and $33. Hourly rate 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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Valiant Integrated Services - Herndon , VA
Valiant Integrated Services seeks a government Contracts Administrator to perform cradle to grave contract & subcontract administration for contract awards and modifications for all contract cost ...
Valiant Integrated Services - 85 days ago
Leidos - Chantilly , VA
The Subcontracts Administrator is responsible for activities that span the entire procurement cycle ... Conducts price and cost analysis. * Negotiates pricing and terms/conditions with subcontractors
Appcast Agency - 13 days ago
American Environmental & Engineering Consultants - Reston , VA
AEEC is currently seeking a Contract Administrator to support our Corporate Headquarters in Reston ... The selected candidate will be responsible for Maintain up-to-date Project Reporting ndash cost ...
Dice.com - 5 days ago
Surescripts - Arlington , VA
The Senior System Administrator will stay abreast of emerging technology and industry best ... Conduct cost benefit analysis of infrastructure systems and technology solutions. Explore, plan ...
Dice.com - 3 days ago
VMD Corp - Fairfax , VA
In this Associate Contract Administrator role, you will be responsible for assisting with the ... Knowledge of Federal Government Contracts terms and conditions appropriate for Cost Reimbursable ...
ZipRecruiter - 33 days ago
The Civil Group of Leidos is seeking a Senior Subcontracts Administrator who is a motivated self ... Conducts price and cost analysis. * Negotiates pricing and terms/conditions with subcontractors
Appcast Agency - 88 days ago
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