Program Manager, IT in Seattle Salary

Seattle IT Program Managers can expect to earn a very generous salary, with average salaries (in the ballpark of $98K) surpassing six figures annually. Total cash compensation for IT Program Managers in Seattle, Wash. runs from $69K to $149K depending on bonuses that can occasionally exceed $21K and profit sharing that can reach almost $9K. Experience level and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. There are more male IT Program Managers in Seattle than female among those who completed the questionnaire, making up 66 percent. Most workers in this position report moderate levels of job satisfaction. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$66,960 - $135,561
$67K
$98K
$140K
MEDIAN: $97,887
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$66,960 - $135,561  
   
Bonus
$2,500 - $20,678  
Profit Sharing
$493.16 - $9,123  
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$69,079 - $148,562  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 104

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About Seattle, Washington

King County, Washington
684,443
Male:
345,659 (50.5%)
Female:
338,784 (49.5%)
Seattle (/siˈætəl/) is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the...
Seattle:
$80,349
Washington:
$64,129
$1,356
Seattle:
$530,900
Washington:
$284,000
3.5%

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Those at Microsoft Corp can expect to make the most, with the company offering a median salary of $115K.

Employees at Nordstrom, Inc. take home the smallest paychecks, and $98K is the median salary. Furthermore, range in pay is narrow, with salaries starting at $72K and quickly nearing the top at only $118K.

Pay by Experience Level for Program Manager, IT

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


More years of relevant experience do not necessarily translate to higher paychecks. At career start (within the first five years), average income sits near $96K, and the average for folks who have worked for five to 10 years is only slightly higher at $101K. For IT Program Managers in Seattle, Wash., 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $116K. In the end, the overall pattern seems to be that more experience generally corresponds to higher pay; an IT Program Manager with more than 20 years of experience can earn $129K on average.

Key Stats for Program Manager, IT

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Program Manager, IT Salaries

Late-Career
▲25%

▲12%

National Average
$104,000

▼2%

▼7%

Skills That Affect Program Manager, IT Salaries

Budget Management
▲24%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▲11%


Microsoft Office
▲9%

Risk Management / Risk Control
▲9%

Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
▲8%

Microsoft Word
▲7%

▲4%

Strategic Planning
▲3%

Microsoft Excel
▲3%


Information Technology (IT) Support
▲2%

Agile Software Development
▼0%

National Average
$104,000

Agile
▼11%

People Management
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
34 %
Male
66 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 90%
vision benefits
Vision: 83%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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