Senior Government Program Analysts in the United States can expect wages of $77K annually on average. Career length is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Women make up a slight majority of Senior Government Program Analysts (58 percent) survey respondents. It's worth noting that most people in this role find their work both fulfilling and enjoyable. Nearly all report receiving medical and dental coverage from their employers and most collect vision insurance. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$63,192 - $132,970
MEDIAN: $77,249

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$63,192 - $132,970  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 23

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Job Description for Senior Government Program Analyst

  • Work as part of a team to advise changes or improvements to government programs.
  • Implement new processes for data collection and program improvement.
  • Report findings via documentation and presentations.
  • Provide data analysis on government program efficacy.

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Senior Government Program Analyst in Detroit:
"Office conditions, parking, work flexibility."
Pros: Be able to keep up with Government regulations and help other departments with those regulations. Auditing.
Cons: Nothing.

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Common Health Benefits

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Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 94%
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Vision: 88%
dental benefits
None: 6%