How much does a Senior Program Officer make?

Updated Sep 26, 2021

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$96,083 /yr
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519 salaries

$60K

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$96K

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$155K

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The national average salary for Senior Program Officer is $96,083 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Senior Program Officer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 519 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Senior Program Officer employees.

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Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
4

Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation

Senior Program Officer

$197,806

 /yr
Range: $161K - $260K
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$161K

$260K

$161,130 - $260,000 Range

National Academy of Sciences
3.5

National Academy of Sciences

Senior Program Officer

$114,226

 /yr
Range: $96K - $160K

$96K

$160K

$95,649 - $159,774 Range

National Democratic Institute
3

National Democratic Institute

Senior Program Officer

$67,249

 /yr
Range: $60K - $113K

$60K

$113K

$59,770 - $112,917 Range

American Councils for International Education
4.7

American Councils for International Education

Senior Program Officer

$60,714

 /yr
Range: $50K - $75K

$50K

$75K

$50,214 - $75,199 Range

IREX (International Research & Exchanges Board)
3.8

IREX (International Research & Exchanges Board)

Senior Program Officer

$76,269

 /yr
Range: $59K - $98K

$59K

$98K

$59,103 - $98,386 Range

World Wildlife Fund
3.8

World Wildlife Fund

Senior Program Officer

$94,318

 /yr
Range: $84K - $107K

$84K

$107K

$83,895 - $106,988 Range

Jhpiego
3.8

Jhpiego

Senior Program Officer

$109,170

 /yr
Range: $85K - $133K

$85K

$133K

$84,943 - $133,321 Range

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FHI 360
4

FHI 360

Senior Program Officer

$77,112

 /yr
Range: $69K - $113K

$69K

$113K

$69,408 - $112,652 Range

World Learning
2.8

World Learning

Senior Program Officer

$67,316

 /yr
Range: $64K - $74K

$64K

$74K

$64,210 - $74,394 Range

Open Society Foundations
3.6

Open Society Foundations

Senior Program Officer

$134,645

 /yr
Range: $106K - $149K

$106K

$149K

$105,730 - $148,971 Range

Results for Development Institute
3.5

Results for Development Institute

Senior Program Officer

$105,706

 /yr
Range: $90K - $150K

$90K

$150K

$90,000 - $149,900 Range

US Institute of Peace
3.9

US Institute of Peace

Senior Program Officer

$124,861

 /yr
Range: $104K - $139K

$104K

$139K

$103,584 - $138,631 Range

Institute of International Education
3.6

Institute of International Education

Senior Program Officer

$69,171

 /yr
Range: $53K - $104K

$53K

$104K

$53,495 - $104,013 Range

Millennium Challenge
3.6

Millennium Challenge

Senior Program Officer

$105,014

 /yr
Range: $95K - $119K

$95K

$119K

$95,161 - $118,717 Range

American Jewish World Service
3.7

American Jewish World Service

Senior Program Officer

$87,590

 /yr
Range: $85K - $98K

$85K

$98K

$85,362 - $97,627 Range

Local Initiative Support Corporation
3.9

Local Initiative Support Corporation

Senior Program Officer

$103,124

 /yr
Range: $76K - $108K

$76K

$108K

$75,914 - $107,855 Range

John Snow, Inc
3.9

John Snow, Inc

Senior Program Officer

$80,219

 /yr
Range: $73K - $95K

$73K

$95K

$72,612 - $95,253 Range

Freedom House
2.6

Freedom House

Senior Program Officer

$73,421

 /yr
Range: $68K - $78K

$68K

$78K

$68,151 - $78,363 Range

National Endowment for Democracy
3.7

National Endowment for Democracy

Senior Program Officer

$97,100

 /yr
Range: $93K - $111K

$93K

$111K

$92,753 - $111,211 Range

Winrock International
2.9

Winrock International

Senior Program Officer

$113,847

 /yr
Range: $101K - $144K

$101K

$144K

$101,398 - $143,686 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Senior Program Officer salaries

The national average salary for a Senior Program Officer is $96,083 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Senior Program Officer salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 519 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Senior Program Officer employees.

The highest salary for a Senior Program Officer in United States is $154,649 per year.

The lowest salary for a Senior Program Officer in United States is $59,696 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent senior program officer salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$185,000
per year
A Senior Program Officer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $185,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$123,000
per year
A Senior Program Officer in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $123,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Government
$75,000
per year
A Senior Program Officer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Government
$260,000
per year
A Senior Program Officer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $260,000 per year
Additional Pay
$5k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$148,971
per year
A Senior Program Officer in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $148,971 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$106,408
per year
A Senior Program Officer in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $106,408 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
 
Full-time
$61,000
per year
A Senior Program Officer in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $61,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$15,961
monthly
A Senior Program Officer in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $15,961 per month
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$72,000
per year
A Senior Program Officer in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $72,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
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