Professional Career Opportunities - Job Title Details

Health Program Administrator Trainee 1, G-13

Occupation Group

Health and Human Services

Salary Information

Starting Salary


Career Ladder Information

Salary Information for Health Program Admr Trainee 1
Title Grade Hiring Rate/yr Job Rate/yr
Health Program Admr Trainee 1 13 $47,925 $61,330
Health Program Admr Trainee 2 14 $50,678 $64,693
Health Program Admr 18 $63,108 $80,248
Health Program Admr 1 23 $81,705 $103,350
Health Program Admr 2 25 $90,806 $114,444
Health Program Admr 3 27 $100,761 $124,107
Health Program Admr 4 29 $111,627 $136,714
Health Program Admr 5 64 $120,187 $151,674

All salary grades for trainees titles are non-statutory (NS) equated to the salary grade identified. These grade equations apply to the starting salaries in their respective salary schedule for the traineeship levels.

Job Description

Health Program Administrators perform a broad range of activities in the administration, supervision, and oversight of Department of Health programs. Duties may include program design, implementation, administration, management, operation, and assessment. Employees will perform various research, analytical, administrative, and other sorts of tasks.

Trainees will receive a combination of structured training, on-the-job training, and/or practical job performance to gain the knowledge and experience necessary to function at the full performance level.

Minimum Qualifications

You must meet the requirements below to qualify for this title.

A bachelor's or higher degree.

Advanced Placement

If chosen, you may, at the agency's discretion, be appointed to a higher level. You must inform the agency of any additional qualifications at your interview.

View Additional Qualifications

For Trainee 2 you must also have:

Either 1. One year of professional experience *; OR

2. A Juris Doctor, master's or higher degree in a field related to the position being filled **

For the Full Performance Level you must also have:

Either 1. Two years of professional experience*; OR

2. A Juris Doctor, master's or higher degree in a field related to the position being filled** AND one year of professional experience*.

*Professional experience must be performing the duties of the full performance level position.

**Hiring agencies have discretion in determining whether a degree is related to the duties of the position

How to Apply

The November 2022 PCO Examination is closed, applications are no longer being accepted