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How much does a Program Administrator make?

Updated Oct 18, 2021

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$60,393 /yr
Average Base Pay

898 salaries

$41K

Low

$60K

Average

$90K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Program Administrator is $60,393 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Program Administrator salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 898 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Program Administrator employees.

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NYU (New York University)
4.3

NYU (New York University)

Program Administrator

$63,903

 /yr
Range: $57K - $77K
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$57K

$77K

$57,287 - $76,502 Range

University of Southern California
4.3

University of Southern California

Program Administrator

$77,398

 /yr
Range: $67K - $97K

$67K

$97K

$67,395 - $97,462 Range

State of Ohio
3.7

State of Ohio

Program Administrator

$61,590

 /yr
Range: $49K - $107K

$49K

$107K

$48,517 - $107,321 Range

American Society of Clinical Oncology
4

American Society of Clinical Oncology

Program Administrator

$64,022

 /yr
Range: $50K - $67K

$50K

$67K

$49,886 - $67,444 Range

Boston University
4.2

Boston University

Program Administrator

$52,734

 /yr
Range: $47K - $69K

$47K

$69K

$47,003 - $69,493 Range

Anthem
3.6

Anthem

Program Administrator

$63,970

 /yr
Range: $53K - $70K

$53K

$70K

$53,460 - $70,058 Range

American National Standards Institute
4.1

American National Standards Institute

Program Administrator

$68,055

 /yr
Range: $64K - $82K

$64K

$82K

$63,565 - $81,540 Range

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Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
3.8

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Program Administrator

$65,353

 /yr
Range: $55K - $83K

$55K

$83K

$54,951 - $83,382 Range

The Johns Hopkins University
4.2

The Johns Hopkins University

Program Administrator

$60,547

 /yr
Range: $50K - $117K

$50K

$117K

$50,173 - $117,399 Range

Brandeis University
4.3

Brandeis University

Program Administrator

$57,949

 /yr
Range: $49K - $69K

$49K

$69K

$49,299 - $69,156 Range

Panasonic Avionics Corporation
3.2

Panasonic Avionics Corporation

Program Administrator

$59,476

 /yr
Range: $55K - $69K

$55K

$69K

$54,996 - $69,119 Range

State of Colorado
3.6

State of Colorado

Program Administrator

$56,947

 /yr
Range: $44K - $74K

$44K

$74K

$44,492 - $73,908 Range

Harvard University
4.4

Harvard University

Program Administrator

$79,387

 /yr
Range: $61K - $87K

$61K

$87K

$60,883 - $87,030 Range

BE Aerospace
3.1

BE Aerospace

Program Administrator

$75,179

 /yr
Range: $53K - $83K

$53K

$83K

$53,132 - $83,135 Range

Parsons the New School for Design
3.7

Parsons the New School for Design

Program Administrator

$60,751

 /yr
Range: $53K - $65K

$53K

$65K

$52,842 - $64,670 Range

University of Washington
4.3

University of Washington

Program Administrator

$54,112

 /yr
Range: $53K - $60K

$53K

$60K

$53,334 - $60,124 Range

Sanmina
3.4

Sanmina

Program Administrator - Hourly

$25

 /hr
Range: $17 - $28

$17

$28

$17 - $28 Range

University of Connecticut
4.3

University of Connecticut

Program Administrator

$58,208

 /yr
Range: $48K - $79K

$48K

$79K

$48,160 - $78,598 Range

Institute of International Education
3.6

Institute of International Education

Program Administrator

$44,196

 /yr
Range: $43K - $54K

$43K

$54K

$42,728 - $53,757 Range

Leidos
3.9

Leidos

Program Administrator

$59,901

 /yr
Range: $40K - $63K

$40K

$63K

$39,809 - $63,087 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Program Administrator salaries

The national average salary for a Program Administrator is $60,393 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Program Administrator salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 898 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Program Administrator employees.

The highest salary for a Program Administrator in United States is $89,589 per year.

The lowest salary for a Program Administrator in United States is $40,712 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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$2,328
monthly
A Program Administrator in the Sarasota, FL Area area reported making $2,328 per month
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Sarasota, FL Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$83,200
per year
A Program Administrator in the Burlington, VT Area area reported making $83,200 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Burlington, VT Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$55,000
per year
An E-Learning Program Administrator in the Louisville, KY Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Louisville, KY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$60,000
per year
A Program Administrator in the Nashville, TN Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Nashville, TN Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$73,804
per year
A Program Administrator in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $73,804 per year
Additional Pay
$330 cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$15
hourly
A Youth Advocate in the Des Moines, IA Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Des Moines, IA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$115,000
per year
A Program Administrator in the San Jose, CA Area area reported making $115,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Jose, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Government
$69,200
per year
A Program Administrator in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $69,200 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$39
hourly
A Program Administrator in the Columbus, OH Area area reported making $39 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Columbus, OH Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government