The average salary for an Early-Career Program Assistant (Unspecified Type) is $39,450.
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Job Description for Program Assistant (Unspecified Type)
Program assistants work in a variety of fields and use administrative and communication skills to impact daily business operations. Program assistants can be employed in many different fields or organizations, from non-profit organizations to technological firms to Fortune 500 companies. However, the primary duties of the job remain similar. Most program assistants carry out routine office tasks, including transcription, answering phones, record keeping, data entry, and addressing any customer…Read more
Program Assistant (Unspecified Type) Tasks
- Serve as the primary contact person and subject matter expert for program policies and procedures.
- Act as the representative for the program to internal and external partners, and respond to inquiries.
- Coordinate with upper management to define program goals and fiscal objectives.
- Perform administrative support duties, manage program or office documentation, and coordinate conference calls or travel arrangements.
Popular Employer Salaries for Program Assistant (Unspecified Type)
The top respondents for the job title Program Assistant (Unspecified Type) are from the companies Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.Reported salaries are highest at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center where the average pay is $43,448. Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center pays the lowest at around $43,448.
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Popular Skills for Program Assistant (Unspecified Type)
Oral / Verbal Communication
Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Service, Oral / Verbal Communication, Microsoft Office, Data Entry and Office Administration.
Pay by Experience Level for Program Assistant (Unspecified Type)
An entry-level Program Assistant (Unspecified Type) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $38,215 based on 80 salaries. A mid-career Program Assistant (Unspecified Type) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $42,788 based on 210 salaries. An experienced Program Assistant (Unspecified Type) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $43,673 based on 148 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $46,723.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Program Assistant (Unspecified Type) in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 32.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (7.4% more) and Seattle, Washington (5.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (16.4% less) and Denver, Colorado (6.2% less).
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