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Program Project Manager Salary

A Program Project Manager earns an average salary of $79,805 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on pay for this job. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Microsoft Project and Leadership.

$47,168 - $125,567
(Median)
$47K
$80K
$130K
MEDIAN: $79,804
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$15.16 - $77.40
(Median)
$15
$32
$77
MEDIAN: $32.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$47,168 - $125,567  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $18,675  
Profit Sharing
$685 - $13,911  
Commission
$0.00 - $30,000  
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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$46,238 - $136,691  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 5,479
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$26$52$78
Hourly Rate
$15.16 - $77.40  
   
Overtime
$11.35 - $77.11  
National Annualized Data (?
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.
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $18,675  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $30,000  
Profit Sharing
$685 - $13,911  
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).
)
$46,238 - $136,691  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 446

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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

  • 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.
  • 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.

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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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Experience Affects Program Project Manager Salaries



National Average
$82,000



Skills That Affect Program Project Manager Salaries







Project Management
up arrow 4%

Team Leadership
up arrow 4%

Strategic Planning
up arrow 4%

Process Improvement
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Operations Management
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National Average
$82,000

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 1135 votes.

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 67% employee benefits None: 11%
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