Mid-Career Technical Program Manager (TPM) Salary

Mid-Career Technical Program Managers can look forward to a sizeable six-figure salary — around $111K per year on average. Total cash compensation to Mid-Career Technical Program Managers varies from $79K to $153K; higher pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $21K each. Nearly all report receiving medical and dental coverage from their employers and most collect vision insurance. The vast majority of Mid-Career Technical Program Managers (82 percent) who took the survey are men. Most Mid-Career Technical Program Managers are fairly content with their jobs, and work satisfaction falls in line with the national average. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$77,466 - $140,838
MEDIAN: $110,609

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National Salary Data (?
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$77,466 - $140,838  
$1,021 - $20,638  
Profit Sharing
$2,891 - $20,608  
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).
$79,411 - $152,524  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 354
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Pay Difference by Location

For Mid-Career Technical Program Managers, busy Mountain View offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 19 percent above the national average. Mid-Career Technical Program Managers will also find cushy salaries in San Francisco (+13 percent) and Cupertino (+10 percent). Location is a huge contributor to overall pay, with Mid-Career Technical Program Managers in New York earning a whopping 30 percent below the national average.

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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Technical Program Manager (TPM) Salaries

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Program Management
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Microsoft Office
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Risk Management / Risk Control
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Product Development
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Project Management
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 45 votes.


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Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 95% dental benefits Dental: 91%
vision benefits Vision: 86% employee benefits None: 3%