Global Program Director Salary

A Global Program Director earns an average salary of $120,609 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Operations Management, Project Management, and Business Development. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.

$58,798 - $171,515
MEDIAN: $120,609

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$58,798 - $171,515  
$970 - $41,959  
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$2,043 - $20,426  
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$57,969 - $201,394  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 258
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Job Description for Global Program Director

Global program directors are in charge of directing all global programs for their company. They are responsible for coordinating worldwide efforts to increase success and efficiency in all programs areas, as well as interacting with and providing leadership to subordinates. The global program director's main responsibilities also include providing expert advice and making important business decisions based on market results, production numbers, and customer feedback. They organize program budgets, gather information on program expenses, and prepare detailed reports to present in business meetings.


Global Program Director Tasks

  • Facilitate and enable communication between parties to ensure schedules are goals are met.
  • Work with people in the field, customers, prospects, and external constituents to assess market needs.
  • Define program strategy and business plan, including marketing and analytics.
  • Monitor progress and develop strategies to meet goals on time.

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Experience Affects Global Program Director Salaries

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National Average

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Skills That Affect Global Program Director Salaries

Operations Management
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Project Management
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Business Development
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National Average

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 51 votes.


54 %
46 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
medical benefits
Vision: 70%
dental benefits
None: 8%