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Contract Administration Director Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$172,291 (USD)

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Last updated: June 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Contract Administration Director is $172,291 a year and $83 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Contract Administration Director is between $118,135 and $215,413. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Contract Administration Director. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Directs personnel and activities of department, and plans, develops, and implements policies, procedures, and objectives of the contract administration function in accordance with objectives of the organization.
  • Confers with organization officials to plan business objectives, to develop organizational policies related to contract administration, and to coordinate the contract administration function.
  • Directs contract administration operations involving contracts for purchase or sale of equipment, materials, products, or services and may direct those who estimate expenditures expected and submits to management.
Contract Administration Director Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Purchasing Managers

Job family population: 70,430

Estimated population of Contract Administration Director jobs: 1,651

Rate of error: 0.8%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Contract Administration Director Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Manager of Contract Administration
Jun 19
Oak Brook, IL, USA
OtterBase - Chicago
... Director of Legal. * Oversees and manages relationship with contract management software vendor. ... MBA a plus. * Adept at working cross functionally, particularly with others in Sales, Marketing ...
NOW HIRING!! - Clinical Staff Pharmacist - Contract Travel - Soliant
Jun 26
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Soliant Health
... Director about the daily activities of the pharmacy • Aid the Director in maintaining the ... Soliant is working hand in hand with administration to bring the most qualified candidates to the ...
Human Resources Director
Jun 12
Chicago, IL, USA
... administration, performance management, union relations and negotiation, employee relations ... contracts, and other employment related documentation. • Provide counsel to managers on all Human ...
Gaming License Contract Administrator
Jun 9
Chicago, IL, USA
... Director and management team with all administrative and support functions, including expense ... Office Administration Organization: Global Accounts Employee Status: Regular Schedule: Full Time ...
Director of Information Systems
Jun 20
Countryside, Illinois, USA
Resource 1
Resource 1 is looking for a Director of Information Systems for a 9-month contract with our client ... Strong aptitude for learning and administration of software programs * Direct and/or assist in the ...
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