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Program Manager - Federal Salaries of 2005

Pay Rates for "Program Manager"

How much does a Program Manager in the federal government get paid? $114,964.82* *Based on the 2005 average.
8,015 EMPLOYEES
$920.29M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Program Manager was the 30th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2005, with 8,015 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2005, the Internal Revenue Service hired the most employees titled Program Management, with an average salary of $110,754.

Agencies that have hired a Program Manager

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Internal Revenue Service 1,275 $110,754.08
Forest Service 694 $86,229.86
Environmental Protection Agency 408 $134,183.94
Veterans Health Administration 380 $88,196.28
Department of Energy 375 $133,678.69
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 367 $106,796.88
Transportation Security Administration 330 $116,685.64
Bureau of Land Management 324 $94,701.34
Federal Aviation Administration 260 $140,580.76
Small Business Administration 176 $125,598.01
Agency for International Development 169 $134,727.21
Peace Corps 148 $87,098.44
Indian Affairs 142 $99,258.51
Federal Highway Administration 134 $111,897.16
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 130 $132,813.78
Bureau of Reclamation 128 $110,907.70
Department of State 122 $114,256.05
Financial Management Service 116 $115,515.80
Veterans Benefits Administration 107 $129,416.25
Office of Personnel Management 98 $118,886.41
National Park Service 94 $109,686.77
Food Safety and Inspection Service 91 $114,472.27
Employment and Training Administration 77 $126,417.14
Foreign Agricultural Service 75 $113,506.99
National Science Foundation 59 $123,949.47
Selective Service System 59 $101,353.73
Food and Nutrition Service 58 $123,433.38
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 58 $104,168.81
Federal Supply Service 56 $122,287.32
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 55 $135,565.58
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 51 $130,888.18
Social Security Administration 47 $132,330.19
Bureau of the Public Debt 45 $113,094.22
Federal Bureau of Investigation 43 $110,818.28
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 37 $143,476.35
Offices, Boards and Divisions 36 $121,598.86
Federal Technology Service 34 $124,799.44
Bureau of the Census 33 $130,523.88
Federal Emergency Management Agency 33 $128,118.91
Public Buildings Service 31 $134,999.48
Goddard Space Flight Center 30 $114,296.63
National Labor Relations Board 29 $151,065.52
Risk Management Agency 28 $105,098.96
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation., & Enforcement 27 $134,833.74
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 26 $144,562.92
Program Support Center 24 $92,394.71
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Justice) 23 $120,300.41
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 23 $130,441.22
Domestic Nuclear Detection Office 21 $128,131.29
National Archives and Records Administration 21 $126,249.33
Indian Health Service 20 $140,998.45
Administration for Children and Families 20 $139,051.05
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 19 $111,655.37
Offices of the Regional Administrators 19 $147,153.05
Office of Justice Programs 17 $122,202.18
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 17 $131,564.47
U.S. Coast Guard 17 $113,659.88
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 17 $113,804.82
Federal Student Aid 16 $136,941.50
Consumer Product Safety Commission 15 $127,498.93
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 15 $133,779.40
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 15 $121,237.27
Rural Utilities Service 15 $119,776.33
Geological Survey 14 $128,969.93
National Institutes of Health 14 $125,162.85
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 14 $132,550.14
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 14 $120,867.36
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 13 $119,030.54
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 13 $132,769.77
Federal Transit Administration 12 $138,570.50
National Transportation Safety Board 11 $145,424.73
Office of Secretary of Transportation 11 $146,825.82
Federal Railroad Administration 11 $144,878.36
Office of Comptroller of Currency 11 $156,598.64
Ous Border and Transportation Security 11 $133,485.45
Ous Management 11 $129,766.09
Langley Research Center 11 $92,898.73
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 11 $127,802.91
Mine Safety and Health Administration 11 $140,536.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southeast/Caribbean 10 $110,331.50
Community Relations Service 10 $123,369.70
Presidio Trust 10 $126,556.50
Food and Drug Administration 9 $116,763.78
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 8 $140,330.38
Office of the Chief Acquisition Officer 8 $138,283.50
Office of Governmentwide Policy 8 $140,942.00
Natural Resources Conservation Service 8 $111,627.88
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 8 $143,827.25
Departmental Administration 7 $121,864.71
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 7 $147,908.86
U.S. Mint 7 $120,720.57
Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau 7 $139,750.86
National Cemetery Administration 7 $126,762.43
Executive Office for Immigration Review 7 $134,412.71
Federal Maritime Commission 6 $142,779.33
National Institute of Standards and Technology 6 $140,872.50
Health Resources and Services Administration 6 $136,476.83
Railroad Retirement Board 6 $119,343.33
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 6 $134,858.33
Ous for Science and Technology 6 $131,529.50
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southwest 6 $114,778.17
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 5 $135,903.00
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 5 $131,104.00
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 5 $97,491.80
Office of Senior Coordinator for New York/New Jersey 5 $130,662.00
Federal Labor Relations Authority 5 $147,098.40
Drug Enforcement Administration 5 $141,438.00
U.S. Marshals Service 5 $143,294.40
Office of Senior Coordinator for Midwest 4 $118,235.75
Broadcasting Board of Governors 4 $104,756.50
St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation 4 $132,514.75
Utah Reclamation Mitigation & Conservation Commission 4 $116,517.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 4 $119,763.00
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 4 $112,856.25
Patent and Trademark Office 4 $124,739.75
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 4 $111,282.75
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Homeland Security) 4 $163,253.50
Office of Healthy Homes & Lead Hazard Control 4 $109,001.50
Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing 4 $116,076.25
Office of Senior Coordinator for Pacific/Hawaii 3 $116,011.00
Office of Secretary of Labor 3 $163,755.00
Farm Service Agency 3 $130,443.67
Office of Disability Employment Policy 3 $127,616.33
Agricultural Marketing Service 3 $136,619.67
Employment Standards Administration 3 $150,546.67
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 3 $156,928.67
Bureau of Labor Statistics 3 $109,496.67
Bureau of Transportation Statistics 3 $154,866.67
Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 3 $138,471.33
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance 3 $113,368.00
Pretrial Services Agency 3 $138,736.33
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 3 $104,615.67
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (General Services Administration) 3 $120,750.67
Assistant Secretary for Administration 3 $143,920.33
Office of Citizen Services and Communicatns 3 $132,315.00
Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity 3 $131,508.67
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Regulation 3 $113,247.33
Office of Senior Coordinator for Mid-Atlantic 3 $125,106.67
Trade and Development Agency 2 $145,850.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Agriculture) 2 $140,250.00
Valles Caldera Trust 2 $94,439.00
National Endowment for the Arts 2 $130,620.00
Immediate Office of the Administrator 2 $179,760.00
Merit Systems Protection Board 2 $139,307.00
Office of Inspector General (General Services Administration) 2 $148,774.00
National Credit Union Administration 2 $184,325.00
Committee for Purchase from People Blind or Severely Disabled 2 $97,663.00
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 2 $104,628.00
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 2 $149,200.00
John F. Kennedy Space Center 2 $123,496.50
Administration for Community Living 2 $159,873.50
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 2 $148,000.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Rocky Mountains 2 $118,612.00
Departmental Offices 2 $101,096.50
Headquarters, Nasa 2 $123,007.00
Export-Import Bank of the United States 2 $149,200.00
Ames Research Center 2 $124,607.00
Office of Postsecondary Education 2 $136,970.00
Rural Housing Service 2 $122,171.50
Veterans Employment and Training Service 1 $140,300.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for New England 1 $120,359.00
Office of the Chief Human Capital Officer 1 $148,977.00
Arctic Research Commission 1 $145,600.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Public Affairs 1 $124,740.00
Office of Special Education and Rehabilitation Service 1 $149,200.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Great Plains 1 $130,919.00
Office of Congressional & Intergovernmental Affairs (General Services Administration) 1 $151,050.00
Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board 1 $179,040.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Congressional Affairs 1 $117,809.00
Office of Management (Department of Education) 1 $143,172.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Northwest/Alaska 1 $114,886.00
International Joint Commission: U.S. & Canada 1 $137,050.00
Architectural & Transportation Barrier Compliance Board 1 $138,120.00
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 1 $140,300.00
Institute of Education Sciences 1 $149,200.00
Office of the Solicitor (Department of Interior) 1 $140,300.00
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 1 $107,413.00
Commission on Civil Rights 1 $149,200.00
Office of Congressional & Intergovernmental Affairs (Department of Labor) 1 $140,300.00
Federal Communications Commission 1 $156,200.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Interior) 1 $140,957.00
Advisory Council on Historic Preservation 1 $142,500.00
Commission of Fine Arts 1 $112,000.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Labor) 1 $140,300.00
Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council 1 $149,200.00
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 1 $99,218.00
American Battle Monuments Commission 1 $162,720.00
Technology Administration 1 $140,300.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Labor) 1 $140,300.00
Office of the Director 1 $149,200.00
Securities and Exchange Commission 1 $146,601.00
Civil Rights 1 $114,344.00
International Trade Administration 1 $151,424.00
Office of Public Affairs 1 $140,300.00
Federal Housing Finance Board 1 $165,698.00
1 $117,809.00
Maritime Administration 1 $145,600.00
National Technical Information Service 1 $150,000.00
Office of Assistant Secretary for Policy 1 $140,300.00
Barry Goldwater School & Excellence in Education Foundation 1 $149,200.00
Agricultural Research Service 1 $135,136.00
Surface Transportation Board 1 $149,200.00
Employee Benefits Security Administration 1 $140,300.00
Office of Government Ethics 1 $149,200.00
National Endowment for the Humanities 1 $149,200.00
Inspector General (Department of Veterans Affairs) 1 $150,000.00
Office of the Solicitor (Department of Labor) 1 $140,300.00
Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation 1 $43,365.00
Office of Civil Rights (General Services Administration) 1 $144,420.00
U.S. Institute of Peace 1 $87,244.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Office of Resolution Management 1 $156,700.00

Program Manager Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Program Manager is $114,964.82. The highest paid Program Manager made $241,000 in 2005.

Common Program Manager Payscales

Payscale Number of Program Management Employees
GS - General Schedule 4,023
ES - Senior Executive Service 1,490
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 1,037
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 252
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 236
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 148
EV - Faa Executive Compensation Plan 136
FO - Foreign Service Officers 105
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 103
FE - Senior Foreign Service 101
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 97
SW - Transportation Security Admin Executives 94
EX - Executive Pay 79
SL - Senior Level Positions 26
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 15
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 14
EJ - Dept Of Energy Org Act Excepted Service 13
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 11
EE - Expert (other) 8
ZA - Administrative 8
FJ - Officials On Noncareer Appointments 4
SR - Statutory Rates Not Elsewhere Specified 3
SS - Senior Staff Positions 2
PD - Treasury Demonstration Project Positions 2
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 1
TF - Federal Housing Finance Board Executive 1
ED - Expert (5 U.s.c. 3109) 1
EI - Advisory Committee Member (other) 1
FM - Former Pmrs Employees 1
SN - Senior Level System 1
ZZ - Nonapplicable 1
EG - Consultant (other) 1

Average Program Management Pay Trend from 2004 to 2017

In 2004, the average pay for a Program Manager was $111,519. Since then, the average pay has increased to $141,595 in 2017.


Data Sources

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The series code of this occupation is 0340.

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