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The average contract specialist salary in District of Columbia, United States is $85,116 or an hourly rate of $41. This is 14% higher (+$10,449) than the average contract specialist salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $3,345.
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An entry level contract specialist (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $63,730. On the other end, a senior level contract specialist (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $102,956.
Job Description
Purchase machinery, equipment, tools, parts, supplies, or services necessary for the operation of an establishment. Purchase raw or semi-finished materials for manufacturing. Excludes “Buyers and Purchasing Agents, Farm Products" (13-1021) and "Wholesale and Retail Buyers, Except Farm Products" (13-1022).

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