Entry-Level Program Project Manager Salary

Earnings for Entry-Level Program Project Managers come in at around $66K per year on average. In the world of Entry-Level Program Project Managers, overall cash allowance can occasionally include more than $15K from bonuses and, in some exceptional cases, $20K from profit sharing, causing incomes to vary widely between $43K and $102K. Residence and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Entry-Level Program Project Managers survey participants are largely women, dominating at 61 percent. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. For the most part, Entry-Level Program Project Managers enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$42,895 - $95,661
$43K
$66K
$96K
MEDIAN: $65,647
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$15.51 - $48.66
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$25
$49
MEDIAN: $25.37
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$0$101K
Salary $42,895 - $95,661
Bonus $399.33 - $14,559
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $20,134
Commission $8,500
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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$42,555 - $101,914
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 963
Hourly Data $0$58
Hourly Rate $15.51 - $48.66
Hourly Tips $0.83
Overtime $21.78 - $58.22
Annual Data $0$101K
Bonus $399.33 - $14,559
Commission $8,500
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $20,134
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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$42,555 - $101,914
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 84

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Popular Employer Salaries for Program Project Manager


Dell, Inc. offers the highest compensation with a median salary of $84K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $66,345

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

San Francisco offers some of the highest pay in the country for Entry-Level Program Project Managers, 27 percent above the national average. Entry-Level Program Project Managers will also find cushy salaries in New York (+17 percent), Los Angeles (+10 percent), Seattle (+9 percent), and Raleigh (+8 percent). Trailing the national average by 17 percent, Salt Lake City is the market with the smallest paychecks. Employers pay around 12 percent less in Atlanta and 9 percent less in Portland, below-median salaries for those in this field.

Program Project Manager Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Program Project Manager in Cary:
Define responsibilities well. Ensure prioritization of program work is measured.

Program Project Manager in Saint Charles:
"Tired of entering in these questions."
Stop asking so many questions.

Program Project Manager in Somerset:
"Start with the pay."
Do your research on pay.

Program Project Manager in Washington:
"Keep Learning."
Technology changes at fast pace. Gain new certifications and look for ways to get hands on experience in programming, applications, networking, telecommunications, areas of the business so that you can stay relevant in the workplace.

Program Project Manager in Livermore:
"Relationship with all fields, learn from others, listen."
Listen to the experienced and include all fields to get buy in so you work as a team. Be open to learn in all fields and be helpful and considerate.

Program Project Manager in Bentonville:
"Smile."
Have a personal enter action.

Program Project Manager in Boston:
"Project management."
The most important skill needed are people skills because you have to have the ability to get people to do work for you who do not report to you.

Key Stats for Program Project Manager

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 170 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
25%
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Skills That Affect Program Project Manager Salaries





Business Development
▲1%



▼0%


National Average
$66,000

Project Management
▼2%





▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 170 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 10%
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