Senior Product Management Director Salary

Median pay for Senior Product Management Directors in the United States is around $158K per year. With some bonuses approaching $41K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $38K, overall incomes of Senior Product Management Directors spread between $130K and $227K depending on individual performance. Career length and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Almost all report receiving medical and dental coverage from their employers and a large number collect vision insurance. Most Senior Product Management Directors report high levels of job satisfaction. Male Senior Product Management Directors are far more common among survey respondents than their female counterparts, who typically comprise less than one-third of the field. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$124,549 - $201,069
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MEDIAN: $157,725
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$124,549 - $201,069  
   
Bonus
$9,933 - $41,057  
Profit Sharing
$500 - $37,500  
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$130,480 - $227,397  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 231
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Job Description for Senior Product Management Director

A senior product management director provides focus for the development, marketing, sales, and improvement of a product. Since this is an advanced position, it may require managing others and supervisorial experience.

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Senior Product Management Director Tasks

  • Develop, design, and implement the product and market strategy.
  • Generate and capitalize on strategic opportunities for further growth.
  • Provide analytical and technical feedback for internal departments and executive management.
  • Coordinate with engineer teams to design and build products.

Common Career Paths for Senior Product Management Director


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Senior Product Management Directors who go on to become VPs of Product Management may see somewhat stagnant compensation. On average, a VP of Product Management, an upper-level role, pays $180K.

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Popular Skills for Senior Product Management Director


Senior Product Management Directors seem to require a number of specific skills. Most notably, skills in Product Marketing, Product Management, Project Management, and Product Development are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include People Management, Production Management, and Business Strategy. Those educated in Product Development tend to be well versed in Project Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Product Management Director

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


Senior Product Management Directors with a lot of experience do not necessarily enjoy more money. Although individuals who have less than five years' experience earn $129K on average, people with five to 10 years benefit from a notably larger average of $170K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Senior Product Management Directors make a median salary of $184K. Individuals who report more than two decades of experience seem to make only slightly more than folks in the 10-to-20 year range; the more senior group sees median earnings in the comparatively modest ballpark of $192K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $180,827

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

For Senior Product Management Directors, busy Palo Alto offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 25 percent above the national average. Senior Product Management Directors will also find cushy salaries in Santa Clara (+22 percent), San Jose (+16 percent), San Francisco (+11 percent), and San Diego (+6 percent). Dallas is the lowest-paying area, 9 percent south of the national average. Two other places where employers salaries are below the median are Boston and Chicago (9 percent lower).

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Key Stats for Senior Product Management Director

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
58%
20 years or more
25%
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Experience Affects Senior Product Management Director Salaries

▲6%

▲2%

National Average
$181,000

▼6%

▼29%

Skills That Affect Senior Product Management Director Salaries



Project Management
▼0%

National Average
$181,000


Business Strategy
▼5%

Strategy
▼5%

Production Management
▼7%

People Management
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
23 %
Male
77 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
58%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 98%
dental benefits
Dental: 97%
vision benefits
Vision: 90%
dental benefits
None: %
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