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Sr. Program Manager, Software Applications Salary (United States)

The average salary for a Sr. Program Manager, Software Applications is $123,013 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.
Sr. Program Manager, Software Applications Salary (?
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$90,503 - $151,793
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MEDIAN: $123,012
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Sr. Program Manager, Software Applications Salary (?
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$48.29 - $123.36
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MEDIAN: $75.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$90,503 - $151,793  
   
Bonus
$1,937 - $24,034  
Profit Sharing
$2,061 - $28,828  
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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$95,159 - $170,560  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 893
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$48.29 - $123.36  
   
Overtime
$12.26 - $129.39  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$100K$200K$300K
Bonus
$1,937 - $24,034  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,061 - $28,828  
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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$95,159 - $170,560  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 46
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Job Description for Sr. Program Manager, Software Applications

Senior program managers (software applications) are responsible of managing the design, development, and implementation for computer software applications. They are in charge of overseeing a group of professional programmers, as well as monitor project expenses according to budget requirements. These managers also lead team meetings and offer effective solutions to development problems.
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Sr. Program Manager, Software Applications Tasks
  • Understand user conceptual requirements and needs.
  • Translate user requirements into software specifications, resource estimates, and schedules.
  • Plan, design, schedule and coordinate software development.
  • Work with software developers and quality assurance testers to produce the software.

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Pay Difference By Location

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Boston
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New York
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San Diego
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Redmond
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San Francisco
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National Average
$133,000
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Denver
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Sr. Program Manager, Software Applications Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?
Sr. Program Manager, Software Applications in Lakeville:
"Understand The Business Needs."
What is important for you is to get the job done, may not be the most important thing to the company. If your program fails so that a more important program succeeds, this is good for the business but not for your career.

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Experience Affects Sr. Program Manager, Software Applications Salaries

National Average
$133,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 21%

Skills That Affect Sr. Program Manager, Software Applications Salaries

UNIX
up arrow 8%
Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
up arrow 7%
C++
up arrow 6%
Program Management
up arrow 1%
Project Management
0%
Microsoft Access
0%
National Average
$133,000
Java
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Microsoft SQL Server
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SQL
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Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 3%
HTML
up arrow 4%
Microsoft Word
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Job Satisfaction

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Gender

Female
26%
female alumni
 
Male
74%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
59%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 90%
vision benefits Vision: 81% employee benefits None: 5%