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Program Manager, IT Salary in Seattle

Six-figure salaries are the norm for IT Program Managers in Seattle, Wash. , with median pay hovering around $105K per year. Total cash compensation for Seattle IT Program Managers runs from $70K to $156K depending on bonuses that can occasionally exceed $21K and profit sharing that can reach almost $25K. Career duration is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the specific employer. Male IT Program Managers in Seattle who responded to the survey are more common than women; more than half (67 percent) are men. Work is enjoyable for Seattle IT Program Managers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to nearly all, and most earn dental coverage. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$67,523 - $135,323
MEDIAN: $104,538

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XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
$67,523 - $135,323  
$500 - $20,742  
Profit Sharing
$507 - $24,889  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
$69,540 - $156,115  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 114

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Pay by Experience Level for Program Manager, IT in Seattle, Washington

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

Experience and income seem to be closely related; in general, the survey respondents who had worked for more years reported higher incomes. Individuals with fewer than five years of experience earn $88K on average, but those in the five-to-10 year group see a six-figure median of $112K. Seattle IT Program Managers who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $128K. IT Program Managers in Seattle who have spent more than 20 years on the job report earning a significantly higher median of $150K.

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Experience Affects Program Manager, IT in Seattle, Washington Salaries

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Skills That Affect Program Manager, IT in Seattle, Washington Salaries

Strategic Project Management
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Microsoft Word
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Microsoft Office
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People Management
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Budget Management
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Risk Management / Risk Control
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Project Management
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Program Management
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Microsoft Excel
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Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
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Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL)
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Information Technology (IT) Support

National Average

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.


33 %
67 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 87%
vision benefits Vision: 78% employee benefits None: 8%