Grants Administrator

Grants Administrator Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$78,000
$44,000
Min 10%
$78,000
Median 50%
$136,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Rowan University
Highest Paying City
Fargo, ND
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
3.2 years
How much does a grants administrator make?
The national average salary for a Grants Administrator in the U.S. is $78,202 annually or $37.6 hourly. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 93,000. The top 10 percent earn over $137,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $44,000 annually. Health Care companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Some of the states with the best Grants Administrator salaries are Alaska, North Dakota, Minnesota, Maine, and New Hampshire. The typical tenure for a Grants Administrator is 3.2 years.

Average Grants Administrator Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Grants Administrator in the USA is $78,202 annually or $37.6 hourly. Fargo, ND reports the highest annual salary for Grants Administrators at 100,525. The Fargo, ND average entry-level salary for Grants Administrators is $59,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Grants Administrator salaries are Alaska, North Dakota, Minnesota, Maine, and New Hampshire. The lowest earning states are Georgia, Tennessee, Alabama, Arizona, and New Mexico.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Fargo, ND
$100,525
2
Belmont, MA
$94,333
3
Sioux Falls, SD
$93,139
4
Farmington, CT
$91,859
5
Burlington, VT
$91,202

Average Grants Administrator Salary By Company

If you are a Grants Administrator, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Most Grants Administrator jobs are in Health Care companies and Health Care companies. Rowan University and Michigan State University are the best paying companies for Grants Administrators. In addition, companies like University of Vermont and New York University report highly competitive salaries for Grants Administrators.

Average Grants Administrator Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Grants Administrator works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Finance companies, Health Care companies, and Non Profits companies pay higher-than-average wages for Grants Administrators. Finance companies pay their Grants Administrators the highest wages, averaging $91,658 per year. Health Care companies and Non Profits companies pay well too, at $81,742 and $77,632, respectively. The average salary for Grants Administrators in the Manufacturing industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $69,619.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Finance
$91,658
2
Health Care
$81,742
3
Non Profits
$77,632
4
Retail
$75,996
5
Manufacturing
$69,619

Recently Added Grants Administrator Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Health Research, Inc.
Grants Administrator
01/23/2020
$73,677
Boston College
Grants Administrator
01/18/2020
$65,750
Scion Staffing, Inc.
Grants Administrator
12/31/2019
$80,000
George Washington University
Grants Administrator
12/19/2019
$47,476
Stand! for Families Free of Violence
Grants Administrator
11/30/2019
$42,262
Kindering
Grants Administrator
11/29/2019
$50,000
Scion Staffing, Inc.
Grants Administrator
11/23/2019
$80,000
Washington State University
Grants Administrator
11/15/2019
$46,452
Ohio State University
Grants Administrator
10/27/2019
$60,000
University of Colorado
Grants Administrator
10/25/2019
$48,000
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