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10,809 Contractor Salaries

Contractors earn $41,000 annually on average, or $20 per hour, which is 47% less than the national average for all working Americans. Our data indicates that the best paid Contractors work for Patni Computer Systems at $155,000 annually while the lowest paid Contractors work for Debbie's Staffing earning approximately $14,000 each year.

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$41K Kelly Services' Average Contractor Salary (256 salaries)

Equal to national average Contractor salary ($41K)
+$11K (30%) more than average Kelly Services salary ($30K)
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-$10K (27%) less than average Kelly Services Contractor salary ($41K)
"Jasmine Brandon of Kelly services is the WORST employee I’ve come across in any temp agency setting. After asking for my interest in a position, she said an interview would be scheduled the following week. After no further correspondence from her for two weeks, I reached out to her only to receive a email the next day asking to come in to group interview scheduled FOR THAT MORNING! Two hours before the interview. Thankfully I was up, I got dressed and rushed to interview and after filing out paperwork and providing ID, I was confirmed for job start date on April 1. Come April 1, I show up to the job site only to be told, after waiting in lobby for two hours unable to get in touch with Jasmine or anyone at Kelly, that I was supposed to receive an email stating not to show. NO EMAIL sent or received and now, after turning down multiple job offers, I’m without a job after wasting time and money. NEVER working with this agency again! Horrible communication, unprofessional, and sloppy/unconcerned with peoples time. This company and Jasmine Brandon in particular are HORRIBLE! STAY FAR AWAY!"
-$3K (7%) less than average Kelly Services Contractor salary ($41K)
"I feel that I have been paid a decent and fair wage."
+$9K (19%) more than average Kelly Services Contractor salary ($41K)
"I believe that I am getting slightly underpaid."
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$41K Microsoft's Average Contractor Salary (44 salaries)

Equal to national average Contractor salary ($41K)
-$40K (65%) less than average Microsoft salary ($81K)
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+$51K (76%) more than average Microsoft Contractor salary ($41K)
"No - I believe the pay is correct for the skill level involved, though I would like it better if I had vacation and health care without having to take bits out of my own wages. As a contractor, I actually gave up a dollar per hour to have so-so health care and I turned down paid vacation because the total I'd be paid was less than what they would be taking out of my wages to pay for it."
+$49K (74%) more than average Microsoft Contractor salary ($41K)
"No, though it should be noted that the job mentioned here is an older job; my last job paid more because I was more advanced in skill, and while I'd -take- $43/hr over nothing, I'd feel less sanguine about it today, especially if that figure didn't include medical/dental."
+$53K (78%) more than average Microsoft Contractor salary ($41K)
"Hard to say if this is under or over. My position is considered to be technical, and skilled. My skills are in demand."
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$41K IBM's Average Contractor Salary (47 salaries)

Equal to national average Contractor salary ($41K)
-$36K (61%) less than average IBM salary ($77K)
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+$9K (19%) more than average IBM Contractor salary ($41K)
"I was making $80,000 before I was laid off and hired back on as a contract employee doing the same job for $50,000."
+$32K (56%) more than average IBM Contractor salary ($41K)
"Underpaid when compared to other contractors."
$130K IBM Contractor ·
+$89K (104%) more than average IBM Contractor salary ($41K)
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$41K Insight Global's Average Contractor Salary (26 salaries)

Equal to national average Contractor salary ($41K)
Equal to average Insight Global salary ($41K)
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+$84K (101%) more than average Insight Global Contractor salary ($41K)
"Pay well"
+$59K (83%) more than average Insight Global Contractor salary ($41K)
+$129K (122%) more than average Insight Global Contractor salary ($41K)
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$41K Adecco's Average Contractor Salary (194 salaries)

Equal to national average Contractor salary ($41K)
+$10K (27%) more than average Adecco salary ($31K)
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-$1K (2%) less than average Adecco Contractor salary ($41K)
"Obviously, it's lower."
+$35K (59%) more than average Adecco Contractor salary ($41K)
-$17K (52%) less than average Adecco Contractor salary ($41K)
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$42K AppleOne's Average Contractor Salary (91 salaries)

+$1K (2%) more than national average Contractor salary ($41K)
+$12K (33%) more than average AppleOne salary ($30K)
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-$19K (58%) less than average AppleOne Contractor salary ($42K)
"Underpaid and this was not for payroll position."
-$12K (33%) less than average AppleOne Contractor salary ($42K)
+$9K (19%) more than average AppleOne Contractor salary ($42K)
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$42K Home Depot's Average Contractor Salary (31 salaries)

+$1K (2%) more than national average Contractor salary ($41K)
+$10K (27%) more than average Home Depot salary ($32K)
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-$2K (4%) less than average Home Depot Contractor salary ($42K)
"Apparently similar, or a little better."
-$14K (40%) less than average Home Depot Contractor salary ($42K)
+$58K (81%) more than average Home Depot Contractor salary ($42K)
See 28 More Home Depot Contractor Salaries

$48K Modis' Average Contractor Salary (12 salaries)

+$7K (15%) more than national average Contractor salary ($41K)
-$16K (28%) less than average Modis salary ($64K)
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+$42K (60%) more than average Modis Contractor salary ($48K)
"Modis has competitive pay for the roles it submits candidates for."
+$8K (15%) more than average Modis Contractor salary ($48K)
+$62K (78%) more than average Modis Contractor salary ($48K)
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$41K American Express' Average Contractor Salary (10 salaries)

Equal to national average Contractor salary ($41K)
-$12K (25%) less than average American Express salary ($53K)
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+$11K (23%) more than average American Express Contractor salary ($41K)
"I believe I'm being paid par for the type of work I am doing. Re-imaging hundreds of workstations."
+$5K (11%) more than average American Express Contractor salary ($41K)
-$5K (12%) less than average American Express Contractor salary ($41K)
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$55K Shell's Average Contractor Salary (9 salaries)

+$14K (29%) more than national average Contractor salary ($41K)
Equal to average Shell salary ($55K)
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+$13K (21%) more than average Shell Contractor salary ($55K)
"No, I don't think so, there's more room to grow."
-$25K (58%) less than average Shell Contractor salary ($55K)
-$14K (29%) less than average Shell Contractor salary ($55K)
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