PROGRAM ADMINISTRATOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$62,000
$38,000
Min 10%
$62,000
Median 50%
$99,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
UMass Memorial Health Care
Highest Paying City
Cupertino, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
3.4 years
How much does a program administrator make?
As a Program Administrator in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $62,067 per year or $29.84 per hour. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 61,000. The top 10 percent earn over $99,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $38,000 annually. Most Program Administrator jobs are in Health Care companies and Professional companies. Alaska, Hawaii, Washington, California, and Nevada have the highest paying Program Administrator jobs. The typical tenure for a Program Administrator is 3.4 years.
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Average Program Administrator Salary By Company

Program Administrators can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Program Administrators are in Health Care companies and Professional companies. Program Administrators at UMass Memorial Health Care and Facebook report the highest salaries. In addition, companies like San Francisco Unified School District and Fred Hutch report highly competitive salaries for Program Administrators.

Average Program Administrator Salary By Location

As a Program Administrator in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $62,067 per year or $29.84 per hour. Program Administrators make the most in Cupertino, CA at about $69,381 per year. Not only that, Cupertino, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $36,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Program Administrator salaries are Alaska, Hawaii, Washington, California, and Nevada. Kentucky, Mississippi, South Carolina, Tennessee, and Alabama have the lowest reported salaries for Program Administrators.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Cupertino, CA
$69,381
2
Urban Honolulu, HI
$68,678
3
Everett, WA
$67,982
4
Saint Paul, MN
$57,797
5
Madison, WI
$57,557

Average Program Administrator Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Program Administrator works in can influence their earning potential. By looking at our data, we can see that Manufacturing companies, Hospitality companies, and Technology companies pay their Program Administrators well. Manufacturing companies pay Program Administrators an average salary of $63,589, Hospitality companies pay $63,578, and Technology companys come in at $63,161. At $59,619, the average salary for Program Administrators in the Health Care industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Manufacturing
$63,589
2
Hospitality
$63,578
3
Technology
$63,161
4
Media
$61,505
5
Professional
$60,862

RECENTLY ADDED Program Administrator SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
University of Tennessee
Program Administrator
10/30/2019
$48,922
Department of Administrative Services, State of Ohio
Program Administrator
10/30/2019
$54,679
City of Denver
Program Administrator
10/26/2019
$54,661
State of Florida
Program Administrator
10/26/2019
$56,000
City of Mission Viejo
Program Administrator
10/25/2019
$86,232
New York State Civil Service
Program Administrator
10/25/2019
$42,986
Associated Recreation Council
Program Administrator
10/25/2019
$43,305
Army Installation Management Command
Program Administrator
10/25/2019
$50,000
Program Administrator
10/24/2019
$62,236
State of Minnesota
Program Administrator
10/24/2019
$63,162
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