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Program Manager - Federal Salaries of 2007

Pay Rates for "Program Manager"

How much does a Program Manager in the federal government get paid? $120,812.16* *Based on the 2007 average.
8,642 EMPLOYEES
$1.04B TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Program Manager was the 30th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2007, with 8,642 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2007, the Internal Revenue Service hired the most employees titled Program Management, with an average salary of $115,990.

Agencies that have hired a Program Manager

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Internal Revenue Service 1,307 $115,990.30
Forest Service 682 $91,032.90
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 599 $107,880.65
Department of Energy 402 $142,667.13
Environmental Protection Agency 393 $144,723.67
Veterans Health Administration 365 $92,560.20
Bureau of Land Management 347 $99,903.49
Federal Aviation Administration 341 $141,407.09
Transportation Security Administration 339 $122,680.17
Small Business Administration 188 $130,818.29
Agency for International Development 160 $141,778.35
Peace Corps 155 $92,061.73
Federal Highway Administration 150 $122,821.75
Indian Affairs 143 $106,110.85
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 127 $140,853.05
Bureau of Reclamation 120 $114,780.80
Financial Management Service 119 $121,999.17
Office of Personnel Management 118 $121,425.38
Veterans Benefits Administration 103 $136,621.16
Federal Emergency Management Agency 103 $98,553.70
National Park Service 92 $113,497.38
Food Safety and Inspection Service 89 $124,878.25
Federal Acquisition Service 79 $133,958.72
Foreign Agricultural Service 74 $123,283.66
Federal Bureau of Investigation 72 $122,467.13
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 67 $139,736.06
Department of State 66 $124,852.00
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 64 $112,140.58
Employment and Training Administration 61 $137,094.00
Selective Service System 60 $106,146.22
National Science Foundation 55 $132,686.87
Food and Nutrition Service 54 $129,674.04
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 52 $141,509.96
Offices, Boards and Divisions 50 $126,069.62
Social Security Administration 49 $143,040.49
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 48 $106,600.48
Bureau of the Public Debt 43 $122,694.51
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 41 $147,026.32
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 39 $122,953.41
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 38 $140,586.29
Public Buildings Service 38 $139,070.61
Bureau of the Census 35 $137,416.91
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 35 $124,404.49
Goddard Space Flight Center 31 $125,108.13
U.S. Coast Guard 30 $118,267.70
National Labor Relations Board 30 $156,942.77
Risk Management Agency 29 $111,819.24
Domestic Nuclear Detection Office 29 $135,619.41
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 28 $149,805.39
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation., & Enforcement 25 $142,444.88
Program Support Center 24 $100,334.96
Indian Health Service 22 $148,511.95
National Archives and Records Administration 22 $133,777.27
Office of Justice Programs 22 $131,689.23
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 21 $142,100.48
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 21 $125,680.62
Geological Survey 20 $131,755.20
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Justice) 19 $128,296.84
Office of Comptroller of Currency 19 $163,450.21
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 19 $125,717.53
Offices of the Regional Administrators 18 $154,107.17
Federal Transit Administration 17 $145,595.71
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 17 $132,782.35
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 16 $128,075.00
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 16 $139,207.94
Rural Utilities Service 16 $128,392.56
Administration for Children and Families 15 $149,908.33
Federal Student Aid 14 $141,585.07
Office of Secretary of Labor 13 $135,301.54
Presidio Trust 13 $126,294.54
National Institutes of Health 13 $138,663.85
Consumer Product Safety Commission 13 $138,903.31
National Transportation Safety Board 13 $156,444.85
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 13 $143,275.23
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 11 $155,317.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southeast/Caribbean 11 $120,138.45
Office of Secretary of Transportation 11 $159,907.82
National Cemetery Administration 10 $134,212.60
Community Relations Service 10 $132,811.90
Food and Drug Administration 10 $127,658.60
Patent and Trademark Office 9 $118,335.00
Health Resources and Services Administration 9 $154,894.67
Langley Research Center 9 $102,181.67
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 9 $107,414.78
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 9 $145,119.89
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 9 $152,404.89
Natural Resources Conservation Service 8 $109,976.13
Ous for Science and Technology 8 $135,631.50
Mine Safety and Health Administration 8 $153,427.00
U.S. Mint 8 $122,113.50
Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau 8 $153,554.25
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 7 $152,248.14
Employment Standards Administration 7 $157,361.00
Office of the Chief Acquisition Officer 7 $135,224.00
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 7 $141,998.43
Departmental Administration 7 $133,005.14
Federal Railroad Administration 7 $160,151.29
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southwest 7 $121,183.29
U.S. Marshals Service 7 $149,617.29
Executive Office for Immigration Review 7 $141,692.00
Federal Labor Relations Authority 6 $148,598.67
Office of Governmentwide Policy 6 $144,722.17
Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity 5 $133,780.80
Office of Senior Coordinator for New York/New Jersey 5 $140,479.60
Federal Maritime Commission 5 $150,902.80
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 5 $148,916.20
Railroad Retirement Board 5 $128,432.80
Securities and Exchange Commission 5 $131,715.60
Bureau of Transportation Statistics 5 $166,286.40
Utah Reclamation Mitigation & Conservation Commission 5 $120,981.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Homeland Security) 5 $154,513.80
St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation 4 $141,108.75
Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing 4 $125,997.75
Office of Senior Coordinator for Midwest 4 $127,576.75
Headquarters, Nasa 4 $134,851.75
Farm Service Agency 4 $138,138.25
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Agriculture) 4 $149,000.00
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 4 $120,730.25
National Institute of Standards and Technology 4 $151,582.75
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 4 $119,964.75
Drug Enforcement Administration 4 $159,862.50
Administration for Community Living 3 $154,999.67
Maritime Administration 3 $119,463.67
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 3 $154,370.33
Departmental Offices 3 $110,894.67
Advisory Council on Historic Preservation 3 $118,387.67
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance 3 $130,629.33
Office of Senior Coordinator for Mid-Atlantic 3 $124,787.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 3 $114,963.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Rocky Mountains 3 $128,863.33
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 3 $152,525.33
Office of Senior Coordinator for Pacific/Hawaii 3 $120,107.67
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Commerce) 3 $156,219.33
Bureau of Labor Statistics 3 $124,976.67
Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 3 $169,461.00
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (General Services Administration) 3 $121,004.00
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 2 $138,917.50
National Endowment for the Arts 2 $138,813.00
Office of Disability Employment Policy 2 $132,435.00
Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board 2 $143,700.00
Export-Import Bank of the United States 2 $154,600.00
National Technical Information Service 2 $142,000.00
Office of Special Education and Rehabilitation Service 2 $157,058.00
National Credit Union Administration 2 $191,462.50
Office of the Director 2 $134,321.00
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 2 $114,801.00
Pretrial Services Agency 2 $154,600.00
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 2 $154,000.00
Federal Trade Commission 2 $134,399.50
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 2 $121,440.00
Valles Caldera Trust 2 $105,136.50
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Congressional Affairs 2 $131,378.50
Office of Citizen Services and Communicatns 2 $148,340.50
Civil Rights 2 $136,114.00
Assistant Secretary for Administration 2 $155,117.50
Committee for Purchase from People Blind or Severely Disabled 2 $105,256.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 2 $175,939.00
Government Printing Office 2 $121,967.00
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 2 $144,903.50
Agricultural Research Service 2 $125,078.00
Trade and Development Agency 1 $152,000.00
Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundation 1 $46,041.00
Federal Supply Service 1 $162,843.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Labor) 1 $145,400.00
American Battle Monuments Commission 1 $172,430.00
Federal Communications Commission 1 $161,900.00
Office of Healthy Homes & Lead Hazard Control 1 $118,803.00
Office of Emergency Response and Recovery 1 $129,500.00
Office of Public Affairs 1 $145,400.00
1 $148,056.00
Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council 1 $154,600.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for New England 1 $131,341.00
International Joint Commission: U.S. & Canada 1 $139,763.00
Office of Assistant Secretary for Policy 1 $145,400.00
Rural Housing Service 1 $135,877.00
Federal Housing Finance Board 1 $182,683.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Great Plains 1 $136,273.00
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Service Administration 1 $157,249.00
Employee Benefits Security Administration 1 $145,400.00
National Endowment for the Humanities 1 $154,600.00
Barry Goldwater School & Excellence in Education Foundation 1 $154,600.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Northwest/Alaska 1 $125,068.00
Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Regulation 1 $134,420.00
Office of the Solicitor (Department of Labor) 1 $145,400.00
Arctic Research Commission 1 $142,387.00
Office of Government Ethics 1 $159,850.00
Broadcasting Board of Governors 1 $118,840.00
Dryden Flight Research Center 1 $111,209.00
Veterans Employment and Training Service 1 $145,400.00
Architectural & Transportation Barrier Compliance Board 1 $148,949.00
Immediate Office of the Administrator 1 $154,600.00
Office of the Solicitor (Department of Interior) 1 $145,400.00
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 1 $107,408.00
Office of Planning, Evaluation and Policy Development 1 $154,600.00
Commission on Civil Rights 1 $154,600.00
Office of Civil Rights (General Services Administration) 1 $154,706.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Interior) 1 $149,541.00
John F. Kennedy Space Center 1 $127,891.00
Office of Management (Department of Education) 1 $161,232.00
International Trade Administration 1 $154,600.00
Office of the Chief Human Capital Officer 1 $131,700.00
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 1 $84,691.00
Surface Transportation Board 1 $165,200.00
Institute of Education Sciences 1 $160,795.00
Office Federal Coordinator Alaska Gas Transport Project 1 $154,600.00
Office of Inspector General (General Services Administration) 1 $145,400.00
Bureau of International Labor Affairs 1 $157,818.00
Inspector General (Department of Veterans Affairs) 1 $159,700.00
Office of Vocational and Adult Education 1 $145,400.00
Office of Congressional & Intergovernmental Affairs (General Services Administration) 1 $165,200.00
Office of Congressional & Intergovernmental Affairs (Department of Labor) 1 $145,400.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Office of Resolution Management 1 $141,925.00

Program Manager Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Program Manager is $120,812.16. The highest paid Program Manager made $248,230 in 2007.

Common Program Manager Payscales

Payscale Number of Program Management Employees
GS - General Schedule 4,472
ES - Senior Executive Service 1,624
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 1,109
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 241
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 189
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 156
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 150
EV - Faa Executive Compensation Plan 135
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 99
SW - Transportation Security Admin Executives 98
FE - Senior Foreign Service 93
EX - Executive Pay 85
FO - Foreign Service Officers 48
SL - Senior Level Positions 26
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 23
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 19
ZA - Administrative 18
EJ - Dept Of Energy Org Act Excepted Service 12
FG - Similar To The General Schedule 12
EE - Expert (other) 7
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 5
FJ - Officials On Noncareer Appointments 4
EG - Consultant (other) 3
SR - Statutory Rates Not Elsewhere Specified 3
SS - Senior Staff Positions 2
PD - Treasury Demonstration Project Positions 2
PG - Printing Office Grades 2
ZZ - Nonapplicable 2
TF - Federal Housing Finance Board Executive 1
SN - Senior Level System 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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