Program Analyst Salary

A Program Analyst earns an average salary of $64,080 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Requirements Analysis, Technical Writing, and Strategic Planning. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$43,907 - $95,377
(Median)
$44K
$64K
$95K
MEDIAN: $64,080
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$16.80 - $40.65
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$17
$26
$41
MEDIAN: $26.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$43,907 - $95,377  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,871  
Profit Sharing
$-0.49 - $5,795  
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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$42,979 - $95,202  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,148
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$16.80 - $40.65  
   
Overtime
$22.27 - $52.04  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,871  
   
Profit Sharing
$-0.49 - $5,795  
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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$42,979 - $95,202  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 132
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Job Description for Program Analyst

Program analysts are responsible for developing new or improved computer programs. This involves creating the language code for the program, reviewing it for errors, and testing the program. They may also be required to train employees in a business on how to properly and effectively use the computer program.

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Program Analyst Tasks

  • Train staff on software and reporting systems.
  • Support requirements and metrics development, definition, data quality assessment, and strategic analysis.
  • Collect and analyze data to produce forecasts, assessments, recommendations, and reports.
  • Define and create metrics around risk and risk management.

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Pay by Experience Level for Program Analyst

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $63,843

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Experience Affects Program Analyst Salaries




National Average
$64,000


Skills That Affect Program Analyst Salaries

Requirements Analysis
up arrow 34%

Technical Writing
up arrow 15%

Strategic Planning
up arrow 13%



Project Management
up arrow 4%

Financial Analysis
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Project
up arrow 4%

Policy Analysis
up arrow 2%

National Average
$64,000

Research Analysis
up arrow 1%

Data Analysis
up arrow 3%

Data Management
up arrow 10%

Project Coordinating
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 211 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
42%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
medical benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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