Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Program Assistant make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$76,524 / yrTotal Pay
$36,232 / yrBase Pay
$40,293 / yrAdditional Pay

$76,524

 / yr
$29K$810K
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The estimated total pay for a Program Assistant is $76,524 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $36,232 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $40,293 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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What are some related job titles for Program Assistant?

Some related job titles are Program Coordinator Salaries with median pay of $82,161, Program Officer Salaries with median pay of $92,417, Project Assistant Salaries with median pay of $87,195, Research Associate Salaries with median pay of $95,833.

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Northwestern University
4.2

Northwestern University

Program Assistant - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $17 - $28

$17

$28

$17 - $28 Range

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
4.1

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Program Assistant - Hourly

$34

 /hr
Range: $24 - $38

$24

$38

$24 - $38 Range

NRDC
4.0

NRDC

Program Assistant

$51,885

 /yr
Range: $47K - $62K

$47K

$62K

$47,084 - $62,491 Range

University of San Francisco
4.2

$60,428

 /yr
Range: $50K - $75K

$50K

$75K

$50,000 - $74,523 Range

The Ohio State University
4.1

The Ohio State University

Program Assistant - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $15 - $26

$15

$26

$15 - $26 Range

Boys & Girls Clubs of America
3.9

Boys & Girls Clubs of America

Program Assistant - Hourly

$9

$17

$9 - $17 Range

PATH
3.9

PATH

Program Assistant

$51,619

 /yr
Range: $39K - $57K

$39K

$57K

$39,188 - $56,966 Range

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National Endowment for Democracy
3.4

$44,931

 /yr
Range: $41K - $51K

$41K

$51K

$41,097 - $51,237 Range

University of Florida
4.3

University of Florida

Program Assistant - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $15 - $27

$15

$27

$15 - $27 Range

National Democratic Institute
3.5

$44,424

 /yr
Range: $40K - $48K

$40K

$48K

$39,767 - $47,668 Range

University of Washington
4.2

University of Washington

Program Assistant

$41,810

 /yr
Range: $35K - $49K

$35K

$49K

$34,761 - $48,866 Range

University of Michigan
4.4

University of Michigan

Program Assistant - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $12 - $24

$12

$24

$12 - $24 Range

US Agency for International Development
4.1

$48K

$67K

$47,755 - $67,001 Range

The World Bank
4.1

The World Bank

Program Assistant

$64,403

 /yr
Range: $47K - $94K

$47K

$94K

$47,381 - $93,660 Range

Macfadden
3.4

Macfadden

Program Assistant

$55,765

 /yr
Range: $51K - $60K

$51K

$60K

$51,129 - $60,206 Range

U.S. Department of Transportation
4.3

$64,304

 /yr
Range: $50K - $72K

$50K

$72K

$49,727 - $71,603 Range

Columbia University
4.1

Columbia University

Program Assistant - Hourly

$6

$33

$6 - $33 Range

University of Southern California
4.4

University of Southern California

Program Assistant - Hourly

$20

$28

$20 - $28 Range

PAE
3.4

PAE

Program Assistant

$54,229

 /yr
Range: $50K - $63K

$50K

$63K

$50,457 - $63,449 Range

American Bar Association

Program Assistant

$47,131

 /yr
Range: $43K - $55K

$43K

$55K

$43,000 - $54,732 Range

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$16

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8 days ago by a Programming Assistant with 1 to 3 years of experience

$49,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Program Assistant with 1 to 3 years of experience

$47,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Program Assistant with 1 to 3 years of experience

$18

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8 days ago by a Program Assistant with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$15

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Program Assistant with 1 to 3 years of experience

$12

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Program Assistant with less than one year of experience

$10

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Program Assistant with 1 to 3 years of experience

$11

/hrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Programming Assistant with 1 to 3 years of experience

$15

/hrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Assistant Program Manager with 4 to 6 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Program Assistant salaries

The national average salary for a Program Assistant is $42,560 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Program Assistant salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 3665 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Program Assistant employees.

The highest salary for a Program Assistant in United States is $59,579 per year.

The lowest salary for a Program Assistant in United States is $30,402 per year.

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