Program Project Manager Salary

The average salary for a Program Project Manager is $82,036 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

$49,151 - $129,039
$49K
$82K
$130K
MEDIAN: $82,036
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$17.28 - $74.74
$17
$36
$75
MEDIAN: $35.59
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$49,151 - $129,039  
   
Bonus
$795 - $19,770  
Profit Sharing
$201.34 - $15,735  
Commission
$7,250  
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).
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$48,822 - $138,613  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 3,175
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$17.28 - $74.74  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.83  
Overtime
$22.20 - $60.59  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$795 - $19,770  
   
Commission
$7,250  
Profit Sharing
$201.34 - $15,735  
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).
)
$48,822 - $138,613  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 249

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Job Description for Program Project Manager

The program project manager is a title held by higher-level staff in various industries, although the title is most commonly found in the finance and information technology sectors. Depending on the field a manager is in, the title is usually an appointment for a project that has a specific time limit. However, these managers are usually always presiding over consecutive projects, so when one ends, they will begin working on another; for example, the program project manager could constantly work in software development in developing new products and updating products.

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Program Project Manager Tasks

  • Work with all stakeholders to articulate do-able goals, requirements, and schedule.
  • Design, facilitate, and deploy internal and external initiatives to increase visibility or revenue.
  • Create, share, and update project plans and communicate status to clients and management.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve technical, vendor, and personnel issues with respect to timelines.

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Pay by Experience Level for Program Project Manager

Pay by Experience for a Program Project Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Program Project Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 1,296 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Program Project Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $84,000 based on 1,264 salaries. An experienced Program Project Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $102,000 based on 1,285 salaries. A Program Project Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $115,000 based on 481 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $85,014

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Program Project Manager Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Program Project Manager?

Program Project Manager in Dallas:
Pros: My team. We all work really well together and we have two amazing bosses. My Senior Director really values his employees and goes well above and beyond what most bosses do for their employees.
Cons: The long hours that are sometimes required. The tediousness of not having a centralized CRM type system that would streamline and greatly improve the productivity of our group.

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Key Stats for Program Project Manager

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 451 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
14%
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Experience Affects Program Project Manager Salaries

▲35%

▲20%

National Average
$85,000

▼1%

▼23%

Skills That Affect Program Project Manager Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 451 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 10%