Contract Administrative Assistant Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
$38,000
$28,000
Min 10%
$38,000
Median 50%
$52,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Glu Mobile
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Massachusetts
Average Experience Level
2.4 years
How much does a contract administrative assistant make?
The national average salary for a Contract Administrative Assistant in the United States is $38,745 per year or $18.63 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 24,000. The top 10 percent earn over $52,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $28,000 annually. Professional companies and Non Profits companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Massachusetts, Vermont, Connecticut, Rhode Island, and New Hampshire have the highest paying Contract Administrative Assistant jobs. The typical tenure for a Contract Administrative Assistant is 2.4 years.

Average Contract Administrative Assistant Salary By Location

Contract Administrative Assistants in the US makes an average salary of $38,745 per year or $18.63 per hour. San Francisco, CA reports the highest Contract Administrative Assistant salaries at $51,047 per year. Even an entry-level Contract Administrative Assistant makes $30,000 per year in San Francisco, CA. Massachusetts, Vermont, Connecticut, Rhode Island, and New Hampshire are the highest paying states. Oklahoma, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, and Louisiana are the lowest earners.

Map of Contract Administrative Assistant Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Contract Administrative Assistants earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Contract Administrative Assistant Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Contract Administrative Assistant makes. Professional companies and Non Profits companies have the most job opportunities for Contract Administrative Assistants. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Contract Administrative Assistants are Glu Mobile and Community Health Group. Also, companies like Walbridge Aldinger and Southern Company pay their Contract Administrative Assistants very well.

Average Contract Administrative Assistant Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Contract Administrative Assistant works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Insurance companies, Energy companies, and Health Care companies tend to have the highest salaries for Contract Administrative Assistants. Insurance companies pay Contract Administrative Assistants an average salary of $55,555, Energy companies pay $53,350, and Health Care companys come in at $40,613. The types of companies that pay Contract Administrative Assistants the least are in the Professional industry, where the average annual salary is $37,065.
Industry
Average Salary
Insurance
Insurance
$55,555
$56k
Energy
Energy
$53,350
$53k
Health Care
Health Care
$40,613
$41k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$39,006
$39k
Technology
Technology
$38,910
$39k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$37,492
$37k
Construction
Construction
$37,390
$37k
Professional
Professional
$37,065
$37k

Contract Administrative Assistant Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Contract Administrative Assistant Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Contract Administrative Assistant can range from $29,656 to $56,195 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

Recently Added Contract Administrative Assistant Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Milwaukee County
Administrative Assistant-Contracts
03/18/2020
$37,587
Contract Administrative Assistant
03/07/2020
$33,392
Kelly Services
Contracts Administrative Assistant
02/27/2020
$30,867
Kelly Services
Contract Administrative Assistant
01/27/2020
$43,827
Randstad
Contract Administrative Assistant
01/15/2020
$31,305
Randstad
Contract Administrative Assistant
12/10/2019
$31,305
Contract Administrative Assistant
11/22/2019
$27,131
Robert Half
Contract Administrative Assistant
11/15/2019
$36,189
Targetcw
Contract Administrative Assistant
10/18/2019
$41,740
Randstad
Contract Administrative Assistant
09/18/2019
$31,305
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