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Government Program Manager Salary

The average salary for a Government Program Manager is $88,265 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Strategic Planning and Budget Management.

$50,760 - $136,421
(Median)
$51K
$88K
$140K
MEDIAN: $88,264
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$15.81 - $51.44
(Median)
$16
$28
$51
MEDIAN: $28.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$50,760 - $136,421  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,310  
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $14,681  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$49,229 - $138,599  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 877
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$31$62$93
Hourly Rate
$15.81 - $51.44  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $92.98  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,310  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.50 - $14,681  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$49,229 - $138,599  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 65
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Job Description for Government Program Manager

A government program manager oversees a number of projects and programs, managing performance and providing resources and oversight to the entities under their watch. These professionals have many duties, including the development of project/program management plans, working with various project management teams and forming personal relationships with them, and attending conferences and meetings to show support to various project-management teams.

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Government Program Manager Tasks

  • Support program initiatives with marketing copy, samples, market research or other key data.
  • Build and leverage community and federal relationships to promote and support the program.
  • Execute and refine a portfolio of program initiatives to meet organizational goals.
  • Develop and refine the scope of the program in response to evolving organizational and community context.

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Pay by Experience Level for Government Program Manager

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Experience Affects Government Program Manager Salaries



National Average
$88,000



Skills That Affect Government Program Manager Salaries

Strategic Planning
up arrow 34%

Budget Management
up arrow 11%



National Average
$88,000





Contract Management
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 246 votes.

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 75%
vision benefits Vision: 64% employee benefits None: 10%
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