Program Evaluator Salary

An average Program Evaluator in the United States can expect to take home roughly $55K per year. Experience level and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. The majority of Program Evaluators claim high levels of job satisfaction. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Program Evaluators making up 76 percent. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and more than half collect dental insurance. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$35,229 - $82,617
(Median)
$35K
$55K
$83K
MEDIAN: $54,625
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$12.35 - $51.06
(Median)
$12
$22
$51
MEDIAN: $21.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$35,229 - $82,617  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,000  
Profit Sharing
$763  
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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$33,223 - $86,880  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 128
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$18$36$54
Hourly Rate
$12.35 - $51.06  
   
Overtime
$26.70  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,000  
   
Profit Sharing
$763  
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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$33,223 - $86,880  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 38
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Job Description for Program Evaluator

Program evaluators are often employed by companies who are looking to have their business as a whole (or a certain sector of their business) examined in terms of efficiency and usefulness. Program evaluators also may be employed before a company launches a program to assess if it will be profitable. People interested in this position can find job opportunities in the public and private sectors, including both for-profit and non-profit organizations.

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Program Evaluator Tasks

  • Interpret findings and suggest program changes.
  • Collect, examine, and translate program data.
  • Facilitate communication of data between the organization and the public.
  • Perform program evaluation and quality assessment.
  • Propose improvements to data collection methods.

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Program Evaluators generally report applying a varied skill set to their work. Most notably, facility with Statistical Analysis, Oral / Verbal Communication, and Proposal Writing are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 35 percent, 17 percent, and 10 percent, respectively. Skills that pay less than market rate include Technical Writing. Research Analysis is a skill commonly found among those who know Data Analysis.

Pay by Experience Level for Program Evaluator

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


For many Program Evaluators, experience and pay levels seem to be correlated; more years in the business generally lead to more money. Workers with less than five years' experience earn around $46K on average, and those who have five to 10 years under their belts see a higher median salary of $61K. Program Evaluators bring in $62K after working for 10 to 20 years. Seasoned workers who boast more than two decades of relevant experience enjoy a median salary of $86K, which is substantially larger than the medians reported by folks with fewer years on their resumes.

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Experience Affects Program Evaluator Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 66%


Mid-Career
up arrow 17%

National Average
$52,000


Skills That Affect Program Evaluator Salaries

Statistical Analysis
up arrow 35%

Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 17%

Proposal Writing
up arrow 10%

Database Management & Reporting
up arrow 2%

National Average
$52,000

Data Analysis
up arrow 1%

Research Analysis
up arrow 3%

Technical Writing
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
medical benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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