Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Program Officer, Foundation is $67,336
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Program Officer, Foundations?
An entry-level Program Officer, Foundation with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $51,952 based on 19 salaries. An early career Program Officer, Foundation with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,738 based on …Read more
What Do Program Officer, Foundations Do?
Program officers for foundations are responsible for all aspects of the evaluation and distribution of their foundation's grants. Foundations are involved in many financial activities, such as scholarship and grant funding; program officers are heavily involved in these activities, evaluating scholarship applications and/or grant proposals.
For grant proposals, program officers examine applications to decide whether they meet the foundation’s requirements and fit with the foundation's …Read more