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Contract Manager yearly salaries in Canada at United States Department Of Defense

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Location
Average salary
$118,062 per year
38%
Above national average
Average $118,062
Low $87,928
High $158,522

Salary estimated from 2 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months.

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Reviews about Pay & benefits for Contract Manager at United States Department Of Defense

Good mission, great job security, lousy pay

Fulfilling mission focusing on the warfighter, job security cannot be beat, GS paytable is very inflexible and locality pay is inadequate considering the high cost of local expenses and housing.

Pros

Free water next to the bathroom

Cons

Low compensation
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Rewarding to work for the Dept of Defense

Supervised 8 contract administrators responsible for the administration of Air Force Satellite contracts totaling over $8 billion dollars. My team was responsible for all requirements identified in FAR 42.3 as delegated by the Air Force contracting office. During this time from Feb 2009 to Aug 2010, I also supervised the pricing team consisting of 2 Divisional Administrative Contracting Offices (DACOs) and 4 Cost Monitors and 2 Pricers. The team was responsible for issuance of Forward Pricing Rate Agreements and/or recommendations, negotiating Final Overheads, Evaluation of Contractor Business Systems.

Pros

Good Benefits

Cons

None
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Demeaning place to work

DCMA stands for Defense Contract Management Agency. But in actuality stand for Dysfunctional Conglomeration of the Mismanged Agency. Just too many negatives, especially if you are an aerospace engineer.

Pros

Salary

Cons

Management
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How much does a Contract Manager make at United States Department Of Defense in Canada?

Average United States Department Of Defense Contract Manager yearly pay in Canada is approximately $118,062, which is 38% above the national average.

Salary information comes from 2 data points collected directly from employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months.

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