Entry-Level Technical Project Manager Salary

Average Entry-Level Technical Project Managers make around $74K annually. In the world of Entry-Level Technical Project Managers, overall income ranges from $49K near the bottom to $109K at the top; this can include more than $12K from bonuses and more than $10K from profit sharing in exceptional cases. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Men make up a slight majority of Entry-Level Technical Project Managers (59 percent) who responded to the survey. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$50,987 - $103,017
$51K
$74K
$100K
MEDIAN: $73,943
10%
50%
90%

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$15.33 - $50.63
$15
$26
$51
MEDIAN: $26.30
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$0$109K
Salary $50,987 - $103,017
Bonus $1,029 - $11,742
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $9,899
Commission $6,104
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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$48,976 - $109,049
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 585
Hourly Data $0$75
Hourly Rate $15.33 - $50.63
Overtime $19.43 - $75.63
Annual Data $0$109K
Bonus $1,029 - $11,742
Commission $6,104
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $9,899
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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$48,976 - $109,049
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 82

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $75,775

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

For Entry-Level Technical Project Managers, working in the bustling city of New York has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Entry-Level Technical Project Managers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Dallas (+12 percent), Washington (+9 percent), San Diego (+8 percent), and Los Angeles (+7 percent). Falling short of the national average by 16 percent, the area with the worst salaries is Portland. Workers in Milwaukee and Minneapolis earn salaries that trail the national average for those in this profession (15 percent less and 13 percent less, respectively).

Technical Project Manager Advice

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

Technical Project Manager in Troy:
"How one had a lot to learn from practical work."
In addition to whatever degree you have do your study of project management.

Technical Project Manager in UAE:
"Engineering opens you up to many career possibilities."
Be open minded.

Technical Project Manager in Orlando:
"We work with the hospital PM to schedule our project in time."

Key Stats for Technical Project Manager

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 86 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
28%
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Skills That Affect Technical Project Manager Salaries

▲7%

Engineering Design
▲7%

Agile Software Development
▲5%

Requirements Analysis
▲5%

Microsoft Project
▲5%




Project Management
▼0%

Technical Analysis
▼0%

National Average
$76,000

Budget Management
▼4%

Microsoft Excel
▼5%


Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼9%

Microsoft Word
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 86 votes.

Gender

Female
41 %
Male
59 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 10%
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