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Program Project Manager Salary

A Program Project Manager earns an average salary of $79,690 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, Leadership, and Strategic Project Management.
$46,800 - $125,358
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$15.08 - $78.87
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National Salary Data

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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$46,800 - $125,358  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $18,015  
Profit Sharing
$513 - $13,168  
Commission
$0.00 - $34,255  
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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$45,904 - $136,272  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 4,930
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$0$27$54$81
Hourly Rate
$15.08 - $78.87  
   
Overtime
$11.27 - $78.49  
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$0.00 - $18,015  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $34,255  
Profit Sharing
$513 - $13,168  
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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$45,904 - $136,272  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 392
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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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Experience Affects Program Project Manager Salaries



National Average
$82,000



Skills That Affect Program Project Manager Salaries









Project Management
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Process Improvement
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Business Development
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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 1180 votes.

Gender

Female
48 %
Male
52 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
23%
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%