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Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Program Specialist make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$61,747 / yrTotal Pay
$42,003 / yrBase Pay
$19,744 / yrAdditional Pay

$61,747

 / yr
$17K$356K
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The estimated total pay for a Program Specialist is $61,747 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $42,003 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 $19,744 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. The typical Program Specialist salary is $42,003. Salaries can range from $16,996 - $355,766. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Program Specialist in United States can expect their total pay value to be on average $61,747.

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$98,399 /yr
Program Manager
$146,939 /yr
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$141,308 /yr
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What are some related job titles for Program Specialist?

Some related job titles are Program Associate Salaries with median pay of $63,492, Program Coordinator Salaries with median pay of $63,822, Project Specialist Salaries with median pay of $68,934, Program Assistant Salaries with median pay of $59,621.

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Labcorp
3.8

Labcorp

Program Specialist - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $14 - $27

$14

$27

$14 - $27 Range

KinderCare Learning Centers
3.1

KinderCare Learning Centers

Program Specialist

$46,686

 /yr
Range: $30K - $77K

$30K

$77K

$30,072 - $76,890 Range

CLEAResult
3.2

CLEAResult

Program Specialist

$51,627

 /yr
Range: $42K - $69K

$42K

$69K

$42,065 - $68,664 Range

US Department of Veterans Affairs
3.7

$64,326

 /yr
Range: $42K - $114K

$42K

$114K

$41,863 - $114,419 Range

Centene
3.5

Centene

Program Specialist

$64,135

 /yr
Range: $52K - $77K

$52K

$77K

$51,873 - $77,256 Range

Boys & Girls Clubs of America
3.8

Boys & Girls Clubs of America

Program Specialist - Hourly

$10

$17

$10 - $17 Range

Texas Health and Human Services Commission
3.1

$41K

$83K

$40,800 - $82,505 Range

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Big Brothers Big Sisters
3.9

Big Brothers Big Sisters

Program Specialist

$38,871

 /yr
Range: $32K - $45K

$32K

$45K

$32,207 - $44,786 Range

University of Southern California
4.4

$63,670

 /yr
Range: $51K - $79K

$51K

$79K

$51,000 - $78,738 Range

Allegis Global Solutions
3.8

Allegis Global Solutions

Program Specialist

$53,400

 /yr
Range: $50K - $64K

$50K

$64K

$49,712 - $64,225 Range

Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Program Specialist

$158,764

 /yr
Range: $87K - $159K

$87K

$159K

$87,240 - $158,764 Range

Girl Scouts USA
3.5

Girl Scouts USA

Program Specialist

$41,406

 /yr
Range: $35K - $60K

$35K

$60K

$35,217 - $59,561 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Program Specialist

$51,498

 /yr
Range: $47K - $88K

$47K

$88K

$47,129 - $87,991 Range

Open Society Foundations
3.6

Open Society Foundations

Program Specialist

$69,789

 /yr
Range: $58K - $89K

$58K

$89K

$58,485 - $89,000 Range

US Forest Service
3.8

US Forest Service

Program Specialist

$92,371

 /yr
Range: $58K - $151K

$58K

$151K

$58,449 - $150,574 Range

Labcorp
3.8

Labcorp

Program Specialist - Hourly Contractor

$14

$21

$14 - $21 Range

Clayton Youth Enrichment
2.7

Clayton Youth Enrichment

Program Specialist - Hourly

$12

 /hr
Range: $11 - $14

$11

$14

$11 - $14 Range

U.S. Department of Agriculture
4.0

$81,945

 /yr
Range: $50K - $105K

$50K

$105K

$50,402 - $105,065 Range

State of Washington
3.5

State of Washington

Program Specialist

$64,684

 /yr
Range: $56K - $84K

$56K

$84K

$55,667 - $83,504 Range

Texas Department of State Health Services
3.4

$61,173

 /yr
Range: $39K - $94K

$39K

$94K

$38,802 - $93,523 Range

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$37,000

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8 days ago by a Program Manager with 7 to 9 years of experience

$120,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$5,000/yr
Stock Bonus$3,000/yr

8 days ago by a Program Manager with 10 to 14 years of experience

$40,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

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

$155,000

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$110,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Program Manager with 7 to 9 years of experience

$104,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

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

$72,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$3,000/yr

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

$129,800

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$10,500/yr
Stock Bonus$4,200/yr

8 days ago by a Program Manager with 10 to 14 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Program Specialist salaries

The national average salary for a Program Specialist is $53,012 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Program Specialist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 2779 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Program Specialist employees.

The highest salary for a Program Specialist in United States is $83,824 per year.

The lowest salary for a Program Specialist in United States is $33,526 per year.

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