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Program Manager - Federal Salaries of 2006

Pay Rates for "Program Manager"

How much does a Program Manager in the federal government get paid? $117,938.38* *Based on the 2006 average.
8,260 EMPLOYEES
$973.58M TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Program Manager was the 30th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2006, with 8,260 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2006, the Internal Revenue Service hired the most employees titled Program Management, with an average salary of $113,063.

Agencies that have hired a Program Manager

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Internal Revenue Service 1,295 $113,063.47
Forest Service 676 $89,579.78
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 448 $107,576.75
Environmental Protection Agency 404 $138,826.81
Veterans Health Administration 385 $90,582.30
Department of Energy 384 $139,465.88
Bureau of Land Management 342 $96,771.75
Federal Aviation Administration 290 $142,351.03
Transportation Security Administration 287 $121,739.84
Small Business Administration 187 $126,710.05
Agency for International Development 169 $139,341.22
Peace Corps 155 $87,446.46
Federal Highway Administration 149 $117,395.51
Indian Affairs 144 $102,255.83
Bureau of Reclamation 128 $113,790.88
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 125 $137,421.24
Office of Personnel Management 123 $116,401.43
Financial Management Service 120 $117,579.28
Veterans Benefits Administration 109 $132,785.74
National Park Service 98 $112,702.16
Food Safety and Inspection Service 93 $119,526.89
Federal Emergency Management Agency 87 $98,921.45
Foreign Agricultural Service 72 $118,708.53
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 68 $135,542.28
Employment and Training Administration 64 $131,322.73
Department of State 64 $119,723.11
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 64 $107,571.70
Federal Bureau of Investigation 62 $115,011.94
Selective Service System 62 $104,685.06
National Science Foundation 61 $128,524.84
Food and Nutrition Service 57 $128,862.95
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 54 $137,125.40
Federal Supply Service 51 $127,081.31
Social Security Administration 49 $138,156.12
Bureau of the Public Debt 44 $120,580.11
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 40 $147,628.00
Offices, Boards and Divisions 40 $124,981.68
Public Buildings Service 35 $138,843.46
Bureau of the Census 35 $136,512.76
Domestic Nuclear Detection Office 34 $126,118.00
National Labor Relations Board 32 $154,206.41
Risk Management Agency 30 $108,676.90
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 28 $113,672.32
Federal Technology Service 28 $126,542.54
Goddard Space Flight Center 27 $120,764.44
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 26 $147,176.96
Program Support Center 26 $95,176.42
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation., & Enforcement 26 $136,919.85
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Justice) 23 $124,828.96
National Archives and Records Administration 21 $127,671.10
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 21 $127,211.62
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 21 $134,270.95
U.S. Coast Guard 20 $109,240.50
Office of Justice Programs 20 $129,715.70
Indian Health Service 20 $150,872.70
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 19 $120,177.16
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 19 $141,527.37
Offices of the Regional Administrators 18 $152,021.50
Federal Student Aid 17 $140,474.41
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 17 $135,688.53
Geological Survey 16 $130,503.88
Office of Comptroller of Currency 16 $157,695.00
Administration for Children and Families 16 $143,663.06
Rural Utilities Service 16 $125,411.19
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 16 $127,378.06
Consumer Product Safety Commission 15 $133,780.80
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 15 $121,455.07
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 14 $137,972.93
Federal Transit Administration 14 $141,220.50
Presidio Trust 13 $119,771.69
National Institutes of Health 13 $127,183.69
Langley Research Center 11 $98,452.00
National Transportation Safety Board 11 $147,047.18
Office of Secretary of Transportation 11 $148,181.82
Mine Safety and Health Administration 11 $147,374.36
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southeast/Caribbean 11 $115,626.82
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 10 $137,658.70
National Cemetery Administration 10 $129,025.70
Community Relations Service 10 $129,084.40
Office of Secretary of Labor 10 $140,700.60
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 10 $146,649.10
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 8 $104,130.25
Federal Railroad Administration 8 $151,561.50
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 8 $147,066.38
Natural Resources Conservation Service 8 $103,783.25
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 8 $147,062.88
Office of the Chief Acquisition Officer 8 $139,916.63
Office of Governmentwide Policy 8 $146,027.75
Food and Drug Administration 8 $118,329.75
Ous Border and Transportation Security 8 $138,721.00
Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau 7 $155,126.71
Executive Office for Immigration Review 7 $140,695.14
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 7 $143,177.57
Health Resources and Services Administration 7 $149,477.86
Ous for Science and Technology 7 $131,144.57
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southwest 7 $116,943.00
U.S. Mint 7 $132,173.57
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 6 $136,225.50
U.S. Marshals Service 6 $145,486.17
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 6 $142,795.17
Departmental Administration 6 $125,403.33
Federal Labor Relations Authority 6 $147,915.33
National Institute of Standards and Technology 6 $148,304.17
Federal Maritime Commission 6 $146,132.83
Bureau of Transportation Statistics 5 $151,161.40
Employment Standards Administration 5 $154,280.00
Drug Enforcement Administration 5 $146,804.60
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Homeland Security) 5 $156,165.40
Office of Senior Coordinator for New York/New Jersey 5 $135,684.40
Railroad Retirement Board 5 $121,052.40
Patent and Trademark Office 4 $115,332.00
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 4 $115,753.00
Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing 4 $123,647.50
Office of Senior Coordinator for Midwest 4 $122,946.75
Broadcasting Board of Governors 4 $109,768.75
Departmental Offices 4 $91,205.50
Utah Reclamation Mitigation & Conservation Commission 4 $118,956.00
Farm Service Agency 4 $133,116.50
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 4 $117,543.50
Office of Senior Coordinator for Pacific/Hawaii 3 $122,247.67
St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation 3 $133,798.00
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 3 $123,832.33
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance 3 $114,873.33
Office of Disability Employment Policy 3 $132,487.33
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 3 $111,116.33
Bureau of Labor Statistics 3 $120,367.67
Agricultural Marketing Service 3 $142,276.67
Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 3 $144,996.33
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Agriculture) 3 $149,066.67
Administration for Community Living 3 $149,937.33
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 3 $156,800.00
Assistant Secretary for Administration 3 $149,208.67
Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity 3 $135,809.67
Office of Senior Coordinator for Mid-Atlantic 3 $129,156.33
Office of Senior Coordinator for Rocky Mountains 3 $124,573.00
Advisory Council on Historic Preservation 2 $118,477.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 2 $119,659.00
Trade and Development Agency 2 $150,500.00
Office of Healthy Homes & Lead Hazard Control 2 $115,765.50
Office of the Director 2 $129,760.50
Headquarters, Nasa 2 $130,815.00
Pretrial Services Agency 2 $152,000.00
Rural Housing Service 2 $127,399.50
Federal Trade Commission 2 $127,231.00
National Endowment for the Arts 2 $135,871.00
Valles Caldera Trust 2 $103,267.50
Merit Systems Protection Board 2 $146,310.50
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (General Services Administration) 2 $134,237.00
National Technical Information Service 2 $137,500.00
Office of Citizen Services and Communicatns 2 $141,887.00
National Credit Union Administration 2 $188,298.50
Bureau of International Labor Affairs 2 $127,303.00
Committee for Purchase from People Blind or Severely Disabled 2 $101,019.50
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 2 $112,405.50
Export-Import Bank of the United States 2 $152,000.00
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 2 $141,948.00
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 2 $151,000.00
Office of Special Education and Rehabilitation Service 2 $152,298.00
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 2 $133,889.00
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 2 $137,936.00
Office of Postsecondary Education 2 $142,809.50
Commission on Civil Rights 1 $152,000.00
Office of the Solicitor (Department of Labor) 1 $143,000.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Northwest/Alaska 1 $118,705.00
Office of the Chief Human Capital Officer 1 $153,500.00
Commission of Fine Arts 1 $122,000.00
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 1 $102,600.00
Veterans Employment and Training Service 1 $143,000.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Interior) 1 $145,186.00
Office of Inspector General (General Services Administration) 1 $143,000.00
Technology Administration 1 $152,000.00
John F. Kennedy Space Center 1 $123,555.00
Institute of Education Sciences 1 $157,334.00
American Battle Monuments Commission 1 $168,025.00
Office of Congressional & Intergovernmental Affairs (General Services Administration) 1 $165,200.00
International Trade Administration 1 $152,000.00
Securities and Exchange Commission 1 $153,866.00
Office of Vocational and Adult Education 1 $143,000.00
Civil Rights 1 $121,856.00
Federal Acquisition Service 1 $165,200.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Commerce) 1 $160,000.00
Surface Transportation Board 1 $165,200.00
Federal Communications Commission 1 $159,200.00
International Joint Commission: U.S. & Canada 1 $139,763.00
1 $135,474.00
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 1 $77,353.00
Inspector General (Department of Veterans Affairs) 1 $156,700.00
Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council 1 $152,000.00
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Service Administration 1 $153,864.00
National Endowment for the Humanities 1 $152,000.00
Office of Congressional & Intergovernmental Affairs (Department of Labor) 1 $143,000.00
Assistant Secretary for Human Resources Management 1 $118,272.00
Federal Housing Finance Board 1 $173,984.00
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Regulation 1 $126,388.00
U.S. Institute of Peace 1 $90,242.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Labor) 1 $143,000.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Office of Resolution Management 1 $141,925.00
Barry Goldwater School & Excellence in Education Foundation 1 $152,000.00
Arctic Research Commission 1 $140,000.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Labor) 1 $143,000.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Congressional Affairs 1 $121,856.00
Office of Government Ethics 1 $155,200.00
Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board 1 $140,000.00
Office of Public Affairs 1 $143,000.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for New England 1 $124,438.00
Immediate Office of the Administrator 1 $152,000.00
Architectural & Transportation Barrier Compliance Board 1 $143,574.00
Employee Benefits Security Administration 1 $143,000.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Great Plains 1 $133,850.00
Office of Civil Rights (General Services Administration) 1 $150,200.00

Program Manager Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Program Manager is $117,938.38. The highest paid Program Manager made $248,230 in 2006.

Common Program Manager Payscales

Payscale Number of Program Management Employees
GS - General Schedule 4,271
ES - Senior Executive Service 1,527
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 1,099
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 208
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 202
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 151
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 137
EV - Faa Executive Compensation Plan 136
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 99
FE - Senior Foreign Service 97
EX - Executive Pay 88
SW - Transportation Security Admin Executives 79
FO - Foreign Service Officers 51
SL - Senior Level Positions 24
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 20
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 16
EJ - Dept Of Energy Org Act Excepted Service 12
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 12
EE - Expert (other) 7
ZA - Administrative 7
FJ - Officials On Noncareer Appointments 3
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
EI - Advisory Committee Member (other) 1
SN - Senior Level System 1
ZZ - Nonapplicable 1
EG - Consultant (other) 1
ZP - Scientific And Engineering Professional 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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