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Program Manager - Federal Salaries of 2009

Pay Rates for "Program Manager"

How much does a Program Manager in the federal government get paid? $130,126.14* *Based on the 2009 average.
9,262 EMPLOYEES
$1.2B TOTAL SALARY
GS MOST COMMON PAYSCALE

Program Manager was the 34th most popular job in the U.S. Government in 2009, with 9,262 employed. The most common payscale was the general schedule payscale.

In 2009, the Internal Revenue Service hired the most employees titled Program Management, with an average salary of $124,040.

Agencies that have hired a Program Manager

Agency Employees Hired Average Salary
Internal Revenue Service 1,366 $124,039.57
Bureau of Customs and Border Protection 814 $117,574.63
Forest Service 682 $98,078.81
Department of Energy 413 $150,234.51
Veterans Health Administration 403 $101,009.40
Federal Aviation Administration 402 $150,546.16
Transportation Security Administration 397 $131,984.92
Bureau of Land Management 383 $106,057.21
Environmental Protection Agency 353 $155,838.83
Small Business Administration 183 $141,854.23
Agency for International Development 169 $151,402.62
Federal Highway Administration 156 $133,082.57
Indian Affairs 156 $110,488.61
Bureau of Reclamation 127 $123,401.89
Financial Management Service 127 $133,544.40
Office of Personnel Management 126 $131,983.50
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services 126 $150,761.09
Veterans Benefits Administration 110 $141,305.67
National Park Service 95 $124,135.04
Federal Emergency Management Agency 89 $127,466.12
Food Safety and Inspection Service 88 $133,892.25
Peace Corps 87 $122,557.29
Federal Bureau of Investigation 82 $133,151.80
Foreign Agricultural Service 79 $134,957.70
Office of the Secretary of the Interior 78 $149,480.46
Department of State 75 $132,685.01
Bureau of Citizenshp and Immigratn Services 72 $146,772.89
Bureau of Immigration & Customs Enforcement 66 $129,686.70
Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration 64 $122,151.69
Employment and Training Administration 63 $148,267.21
Federal Acquisition Service 62 $144,722.76
Selective Service System 60 $113,785.80
Food and Nutrition Service 58 $140,677.53
Social Security Administration 57 $151,740.61
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration 57 $150,384.68
Offices, Boards and Divisions 54 $138,546.06
National Science Foundation 54 $148,299.83
Bureau of the Census 53 $144,671.43
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Information and Technology 51 $125,167.39
Nuclear Regulatory Commission 48 $157,842.52
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 48 $133,360.25
Public Buildings Service 44 $149,699.84
U.S. Coast Guard 43 $127,475.70
Bureau of the Public Debt 39 $134,786.49
Department of Homeland Security Headquarters 34 $151,924.76
National Labor Relations Board 33 $169,470.09
Risk Management Agency 31 $120,544.26
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation., & Enforcement 30 $153,450.23
Goddard Space Flight Center 29 $135,542.00
Domestic Nuclear Detection Office 29 $142,865.10
Geological Survey 28 $124,395.36
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 27 $141,950.59
National Archives and Records Administration 26 $140,833.92
Program Support Center 26 $114,110.77
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Justice) 23 $135,025.39
Equal Employment Opportunity Commission 23 $161,155.83
Indian Health Service 23 $153,859.26
Office of Justice Programs 22 $144,044.23
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service 22 $137,615.27
Federal Transit Administration 20 $155,741.55
Office of Surface Mining, Reclamation and Enforcement 19 $140,249.16
Office of Comptroller of Currency 18 $178,057.00
Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation 17 $144,443.71
Office of Secretary of Transportation 16 $160,092.38
Presidio Trust 16 $125,581.75
Office of Secretary of Labor 15 $155,655.53
Smithsonian Institution (Exchange Sep Boards of Trust) 15 $148,981.93
Consumer Product Safety Commission 14 $148,845.00
Office of the Secretary, Research and Technology 14 $155,700.50
Bureau of Engraving and Printing 14 $154,119.14
National Cemetery Administration 14 $129,573.14
Rural Utilities Service 14 $144,149.86
National Transportation Safety Board 13 $164,986.46
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (Department of Agriculture) 13 $134,484.38
Administration for Children and Families 12 $162,591.58
Patent and Trademark Office 12 $143,901.50
National Institutes of Health 11 $155,535.27
Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers 11 $110,768.18
Ous for Science and Technology 11 $154,444.73
Departmental Administration 10 $131,021.90
Community Relations Service 10 $139,877.30
Mine Safety and Health Administration 10 $155,322.10
Federal Student Aid 10 $159,889.00
Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau 9 $163,568.11
Office Secretary Health and Human Services 9 $154,552.89
Office of the Secretary (Department of Commerce) 9 $156,377.22
Federal Railroad Administration 9 $165,605.78
Health Resources and Services Administration 8 $163,093.25
Food and Drug Administration 8 $142,526.88
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southeast/Caribbean 8 $125,273.75
Natural Resources Conservation Service 8 $126,860.63
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Homeland Security) 7 $164,539.71
Langley Research Center 7 $106,449.86
Office of Inspector General for Tax Administration 7 $151,724.71
Executive Office for Immigration Review 7 $153,156.29
Office of Governmentwide Policy 6 $152,100.00
Assistant Secretary for Administration 6 $157,923.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Southwest 6 $131,966.00
Securities and Exchange Commission 6 $164,712.67
Bureau of Transportation Statistics 6 $163,097.33
Departmental Offices 6 $123,066.33
Office of the Chief Acquisition Officer 6 $160,904.17
Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service 5 $138,247.60
Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, & Explosives 5 $174,488.00
Occupational Safety and Health Administration 5 $154,858.00
Utah Reclamation Mitigation & Conservation Commission 5 $127,599.00
Assistant Secretary for Public and Indian Housing 5 $143,039.40
Federal Maritime Commission 4 $164,280.25
Farm Service Agency 4 $125,323.50
Recovery Accountability & Transparency 4 $137,492.50
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Agriculture) 4 $161,321.75
St. Lawrence Seaway Development Corporation 4 $152,606.25
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Commerce) 4 $161,462.00
Maritime Administration 4 $138,365.25
Bureau of Prisons/Federal Prison System 4 $129,390.50
U.S. Mint 4 $157,767.25
U.S. Marshals Service 4 $153,162.50
Advisory Council on Historic Preservation 4 $115,700.00
Employment Standards Administration 4 $174,845.75
Office of Senior Coordinator for Midwest 4 $136,856.50
Office of Elementary and Secondary Education 4 $154,870.25
Federal Trade Commission 4 $144,015.50
Office of the Chief Financial Officer (General Services Administration) 4 $136,217.00
Office of Citizen Services and Communicatns 4 $166,111.50
Civil Rights 3 $131,753.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Mid-Atlantic 3 $141,266.67
Grain Inspection, Packers & Stockyards Administration 3 $159,750.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Pacific/Hawaii 3 $136,618.33
Federal Labor Relations Authority 3 $149,776.33
Broadcasting Board of Governors 3 $114,107.00
Government Printing Office 3 $124,019.00
Headquarters, Nasa 3 $148,928.00
George C. Marshall Space Flight Center 3 $132,416.67
Federal Retirement Thrift Investment Board 3 $147,682.67
Drug Enforcement Administration 3 $166,641.00
Department of Treasury 3 $178,733.33
Office Assistant Secretary Administration and Management 3 $125,632.67
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Finance 3 $137,538.67
Office of Disability Employment Policy 3 $143,752.67
Assistant Secretary for Fair Housing and Equal Opportunity 3 $154,646.33
Immediate Office of the Administrator 3 $157,056.33
Office of Senior Coordinator for New York/New Jersey 3 $149,712.67
Executive Office of U.S. Attorneys and the Office of U.s Attorneys 2 $86,461.00
Defense Nuclear Facilities Safety Board 2 $162,900.00
Bureau of Labor Statistics 2 $147,011.00
Export-Import Bank of the United States 2 $162,900.00
Office of Special Education and Rehabilitation Service 2 $172,813.50
U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum 2 $148,801.50
Office of the Director 2 $145,907.00
Administration for Community Living 2 $174,752.00
Pretrial Services Agency 2 $161,500.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Office of Resolution Management 2 $162,860.50
Office of Government Ethics 2 $169,696.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Acquisition and Logistics 2 $95,688.50
Valles Caldera Trust 2 $116,500.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Congressional Affairs 2 $156,318.50
Office of Inspector General (General Services Administration) 2 $168,593.50
National Technical Information Service 2 $157,400.00
Offices of the Regional Administrators 2 $135,488.00
National Credit Union Administration 2 $210,510.00
Homeland Security Staff 2 $144,037.50
Trade and Development Agency 1 $162,900.00
Office of the Solicitor (Department of Interior) 1 $153,200.00
National Institute of Standards and Technology 1 $158,021.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Great Plains 1 $148,235.00
Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council 1 $154,500.00
Office of the Secretary of Agriculture 1 $164,660.00
Office of the Inspector General (Department of Interior) 1 $160,908.00
Office Federal Coordinator Alaska Gas Transport Project 1 $162,900.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Rocky Mountains 1 $140,744.00
Barry Goldwater School & Excellence in Education Foundation 1 $162,900.00
Agricultural Marketing Service 1 $177,000.00
Corporation for National and Community Service 1 $165,900.00
Bureau of International Labor Affairs 1 $153,200.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for Northwest/Alaska 1 $140,328.00
Election Assistance Commission 1 $143,000.00
Agricultural Research Service 1 $137,706.00
Marine Mammal Commission 1 $149,025.00
Office of Congressional & Intergovernmental Affairs (Department of Labor) 1 $153,200.00
Office of Civil Rights (General Services Administration) 1 $165,400.00
National Endowment for the Arts 1 $154,306.00
Dryden Flight Research Center 1 $123,414.00
Employee Benefits Security Administration 1 $153,200.00
Office of the Chief Human Capital Officer 1 $136,340.00
National Endowment for the Humanities 1 $165,750.00
Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center 1 $117,762.00
Veterans Employment and Training Service 1 $153,200.00
Office of Emergency Response and Recovery 1 $139,380.00
African Development Foundation 1 $158,200.00
U.S. International Trade Commission 1 $157,000.00
Office of Planning, Evaluation and Policy Development 1 $175,352.00
International Joint Commission: U.S. & Canada 1 $153,200.00
Arctic Research Commission 1 $150,033.00
Surface Transportation Board 1 $172,200.00
Office of Management (Department of Education) 1 $177,000.00
Inspector General (Department of Veterans Affairs) 1 $168,100.00
Merit Systems Protection Board 1 $170,238.00
Federal Housing Finance Agency 1 $0.00
Office of Postsecondary Education 1 $149,025.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Administration 1 $142,443.00
Commission on Civil Rights 1 $162,900.00
Office of Healthy Homes & Lead Hazard Control 1 $133,653.00
Institute of Education Sciences 1 $212,400.00
Deputy Assistant Secretary Intergovernmental & International Affairs 1 $95,620.00
International Trade Administration 1 $163,876.00
Office of Senior Coordinator for New England 1 $148,534.00

Program Manager Pay Distribution

The average pay for a Program Manager is $130,126.14. The highest paid Program Manager made $253,195 in 2009.

Common Program Manager Payscales

Payscale Number of Program Management Employees
GS - General Schedule 4,894
ES - Senior Executive Service 1,683
IR - Irs Broadband Class And Pay System Pos 1,157
SV - Trans Security Admin Emp Other Than Exec 316
FV - Faa Core Compensation Plan 252
EV - Faa Executive Compensation Plan 148
AD - Administratively Determined Rates, Not E 106
FE - Senior Foreign Service 95
FP - Foreign Service Personnel 88
GM - Emp Covered By Pmrs Termination Provisns 85
SW - Transportation Security Admin Executives 81
AP - Admin, Profess, & Scientific Career Path 70
EX - Executive Pay 53
FO - Foreign Service Officers 49
GG - Grades Similar To General Schedule 35
NQ - Nnsa Professional, Technical, And Admin 29
SL - Senior Level Positions 27
ZA - Administrative 24
NB - Ofc Of Comptroller Of The Currency Only 18
EJ - Dept Of Energy Org Act Excepted Service 13
SK - Sec Emp Formerly Under Gs, Gm, And Ez 6
SR - Statutory Rates Not Elsewhere Specified 5
IG - Inspectors General 4
PD - Treasury Demonstration Project Positions 4
EE - Expert (other) 3
EH - Advisory Committee Member (5 U.s.c. 3109 3
PG - Printing Office Grades 3
ZZ - Nonapplicable 2
SS - Senior Staff Positions 2
EG - Consultant (other) 2
CE - Contract Education--year Long 1
NX - Executive-level And Managerial Positions 1
SN - Senior Level System 1
ED - Expert (5 U.s.c. 3109) 1
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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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