$50,862
Avg. Salary
$20.04
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Program Administrator, Non-Profit Organization is $20.04 per hour.

The average pay for a Program Administrator, Non-Profit Organization is $50,862 per year.

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$13.87
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$31.00
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MEDIAN $50,862
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$0$73K
Salary $35,610 - $73,906
Bonus $37.50 - $4,000
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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$33,169 - $71,385
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 429
Hourly Data $0$45
Hourly Rate $13.87 - $31.00
Overtime $7.11 - $45.97
Annual Data $0$71K
Bonus $37.50 - $4,000
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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$33,169 - $71,385
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 134

Job Description for Program Administrator, Non-Profit Organization

Non-profit organization (NPO) program administrators serve a middle management position in organizing and leading teams in various functions such as collecting donations, planning fundraisers, planning and completing missions and various other functions that NPO's perform. They usually report to program managers, and they usually work a standard Monday through Friday work week in an office environment. Since they work hands-on with their company's events and functions, they may also work after hours or on weekends during a program event.

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Program Administrator, Non-Profit Organization Tasks
  • Assist in training and management of staff and volunteers.
  • Plan and direct the administrative portion of the non-profit program.

Common Career Paths for Program Administrator, Non-Profit Organization


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Non-Profit Organization Program Administrators may experience a large salary bump if they progress into a role such as Executive Director. The latter position pays an average of $75K annually. Given that the median pay is $44K, it may be surprising to find that a Non-Profit Program Manager is the most common role for Non-Profit Organization Program Administrators to subsequently assume on their way up the ladder. Transitioning into a Non-Profit Executive Director role — which pays $60K — is also typical for Non-Profit Organization Program Administrators, though less common by comparison.

Program Administrator, Non-Profit Organization Job Listings

Popular Skills for Program Administrator, Non-Profit Organization


Survey takers working as Non-Profit Organization Program Administrators report using a large range of professional skills. Most notably, skills in Budget Management, Database Management & Reporting, Program Management, and Project Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Office Administration, Customer Service, and Marketing Communications. Those proficient in Program Management are, more often than not, also skilled in Budget Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Program Administrator, Non-Profit Organization

Pay by Experience for a Program Administrator, Non-Profit Organization has a positive trend. An entry-level Program Administrator, Non-Profit Organization with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 143 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Program Administrator, Non-Profit Organization with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 96 salaries. An experienced Program Administrator, Non-Profit Organization which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 80 salaries. A Program Administrator, Non-Profit Organization with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 23 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

1%

-10%

-11%

National Average: $49,081

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Non-Profit Organization Program Administrators, working in the bustling city of Chicago has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Non-Profit Organization Program Administrators can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Los Angeles (+25 percent), Detroit (+24 percent), Washington (+4 percent), and Boston (+3 percent). Non-Profit Organization Program Administrators in San Diego make 27 percent less than the national average, proving that location is a major factor in pay. Two other places where employers offer below-median salaries are Philadelphia (22 percent less) and Minneapolis (19 percent less).

Program Administrator, Non-Profit Organization Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Program Administrator, Non-Profit Organization?

Program Administrator, Non-Profit Organization in Boston:
"Rewarding, but busy."
Pros: Interacting with students
Cons: Expense reports

Program Administrator, Non-Profit Organization in Cincinnati:
"Cincinnati Career Culture."
Pros: Endless opportunities for employees. Small business is thriving in the city. The city department of inclusion is wonderful.
Cons: Gentrification

Program Administrator, Non-Profit Organization in Morristown:
"Ok near major highways and train stations,"
Pros: good commute
Cons:

Program Administrator, Non-Profit Organization in Washington:
Pros: Plenty of jobs available, city culture.
Cons: Unpredictable Commuting, Cost of Living.

Program Administrator, Non-Profit Organization in Tyler:
"I love working in a flexible environment."
Pros: My boss does not micro manage and he is very kind.
Cons: Is stressful and can be overwhelming at times.

Program Administrator, Non-Profit Organization in Louisville:
"Run as fast as you can."
Don't do it.

Program Administrator, Non-Profit Organization in Tyler:
"Flexibility Is Priceless."
Pros: I love how laid back the office environment is. There is no problem with me making my own schedule or taking time off with short notice.
Cons: Not being able to help everyone because of grant requirements.

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Key Stats for Program Administrator, Non-Profit Organization

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 115 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
9%

Experience Affects Program Administrator, Non-Profit Organization Salaries

▲4%

▲3%

▲1%

National Average
$49,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Program Administrator, Non-Profit Organization Salaries


National Average
$49,000

Database Management & Reporting
▼4%

Program Management
▼5%


Human Resources
▼7%

Event Planning
▼8%

Strategic Marketing
▼11%

Grant Management
▼12%

Marketing Communications
▼13%

Customer Service
▼14%

Office Administration
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 115 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 19%