The average salary for a Program Analyst at U.S. Department of Defense is $109,498.
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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. The first step for program analysts is planning. They need to identify the need for a specific program and how to design it in a way that effectively meets their organization's needs. Prog…Read more
Program Analyst Tasks
- Collect and analyze data to produce forecasts, assessments, recommendations, and reports.
- Define and create metrics around risk and risk management.
- Train staff on software and reporting systems.
- Support requirements and metrics development, definition, data quality assessment, and strategic analysis.
Popular Employer Salaries for Program Analyst
The top respondents for the job title Program Analyst are from the companies Booz, Allen, and Hamilton, Northrop Grumman Corporation and U.S. General Services Administration. Reported salaries are highest at Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) where the average pay is $74,865. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include U.S. General Services Administration and Booz, Allen, and Hamilton, earning around $74,852 and $70,275, respectively. McKean Defense Group pays the lowest at around $52,104. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) and Northrop Grumman Corporation also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $59,551 and $64,962, respectively.
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