How much does a Contracts Specialist make?

Updated Sep 24, 2021

Industry

Employer Size

Experience

$71,190 /yr
Average Base Pay

218 salaries

$47K

Low

$71K

Average

$108K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Contracts Specialist is $71,190 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Contracts Specialist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 218 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Contracts Specialist employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Contract Specialist$70,470 /yr
L3
Senior Contract Specialist$82,050 /yr
Career Path

How much should you negotiate?

See how your offer stacks up to other pay packages and negotiate confidently.

Analyze Offer

Related Job Titles

Contract Administration

$44,022

per year

Contract Management

$75,612

per year

Contracts Manager

$94,747

per year

Contracts Negotiator

$86,006

per year

Salaries by Company

Location

or

Find a Specific Employer

Sort:

Company

Average Base Salary in (USD)

Range

NBCUniversal
4

NBCUniversal

Contracts Specialist

$74,486

 /yr
Range: $64K - $77K
6 salaries
See 6 salaries from all locations

$64K

$77K

$64,189 - $77,040 Range

Diamond Resorts
3.5

Diamond Resorts

Contracts Specialist - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $14 - $16

$14

$16

$14 - $16 Range

Bechtel
4.1

Bechtel

Contracts Specialist

$80,561

 /yr
Range: $75K - $112K

$75K

$112K

$74,718 - $111,911 Range

Raytheon Technologies
3.8

Raytheon Technologies

Contracts Specialist

$73,238

 /yr
Range: $58K - $93K

$58K

$93K

$57,547 - $92,531 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Contracts Specialist

$72,503

 /yr
Range: $50K - $81K

$50K

$81K

$50,170 - $80,703 Range

Experian
4.1

Experian

Contracts Specialist

$105,037

 /yr
Range: $78K - $108K

$78K

$108K

$77,673 - $107,833 Range

Bloomberg Industry Group
3.4

Bloomberg Industry Group

Contracts Specialist

$67,613

 /yr
Range: $65K - $112K

$65K

$112K

$65,154 - $112,265 Range

Is this helpful? The community relies on everyone sharing –Add Anonymous Salary
BHP
4.1

BHP

Contracts Specialist

$115,355

 /yr
Range: $102K - $125K

$102K

$125K

$102,318 - $125,449 Range

GEP
3.9

GEP

Contracts Specialist

$55,530

 /yr
Range: $56K - $56K

$56K

$56K

$55,530 - $55,530 Range

Bell
4

Bell

Contracts Specialist

$59,873

 /yr
Range: $55K - $84K

$55K

$84K

$55,278 - $83,801 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Contracts Specialist

$80,772

 /yr
Range: $80K - $90K

$80K

$90K

$80,000 - $90,000 Range

Occidental Petroleum
3.8

Occidental Petroleum

Contracts Specialist

$74,909

 /yr
Range: $73K - $104K

$73K

$104K

$73,182 - $103,676 Range

Granicus
3.9

Granicus

Contracts Specialist - Hourly
About 

$20 -$22

 hourly

$20

$22

$20 - $22 Range

Compass Group USA
3.8

Compass Group USA

Contracts Specialist
About 

$51K -$55K

$51K

$55K

$50,742 - $55,072 Range

Federal Schedules
3.6

Federal Schedules

Contracts Specialist
About 

$68K -$84K

$68K

$84K

$68,368 - $84,479 Range

Cheniere Energy
3.7

Cheniere Energy

Contracts Specialist
About 

$83K -$113K

$83K

$113K

$83,034 - $113,382 Range

US Department of Defense
4.1

US Department of Defense

Contracts Specialist
About 

$53K -$89K

$53K

$89K

$53,476 - $88,548 Range

L3Harris
3.7

L3Harris

Contracts Specialist
About 

$79K -$91K

$79K

$91K

$78,787 - $90,744 Range

Northrop Grumman
4

Northrop Grumman

Contracts Specialist
About 

$78K -$112K

$78K

$112K

$77,692 - $111,802 Range

State of Hawaii
3.4

State of Hawaii

Contracts Specialist
About 

$45K -$63K

$45K

$63K

$45,001 - $63,310 Range

Download as data Table
Viewing 1 - 10 of 18,728

Frequently asked questions about a Contracts Specialist salaries

The national average salary for a Contracts Specialist is $71,190 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Contracts Specialist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 218 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Contracts Specialist employees.

The highest salary for a Contracts Specialist in United States is $108,312 per year.

The lowest salary for a Contracts Specialist in United States is $46,791 per year.

If you are thinking of becoming a Contracts Specialist or planning the next step in your career, find details about the role, the career path and salary trajectory of a Contracts Specialist.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent contracts specialist salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$90,000
per year
A Contracts Specialist in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$45,000
per year
A Contract Support Specialist in the Buffalo, NY Area area reported making $45,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Buffalo, NY Area area
Contract
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$50,000
per year
A Negotiator in the Springfield, IL Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Springfield, IL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$85,000
per year
A Contract Specialist in the Idaho Falls, ID Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Idaho Falls, ID Area area
Contract
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$46,000
per year
A Contract Specialist in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $46,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Contract
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$44,000
per year
A Renewals Specialist in the Columbus, OH Area area reported making $44,000 per year
Additional Pay
$15k commissions
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Columbus, OH Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$81,000
per year
A Contract Specialist in the Fayetteville, NC Area area reported making $81,000 per year
Additional Pay
$3k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Fayetteville, NC Area area
Contract
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Government
$67,000
per year
A Contract Specialist in the Denver, CO Area area reported making $67,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Denver, CO Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Hospital
$96,000
per year
A Supervisory Contracting Officer in the Parkersburg, WV Area area reported making $96,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Parkersburg, WV Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Government
$47,500
per year
An Order Specialist in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $47,500 per year
Additional Pay
$250 cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Don't Miss Out On a Job You Love
Upload a resume to easily apply to jobs from anywhere. It's simple to set up.