Average Mid-Career Program Manager, Engineering Salary in San Francisco, California

$125,373
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$27,800
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Program Manager, Engineering in San Francisco, California is $125,373.
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$92k
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$125k
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$144k
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MEDIAN $125,373
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$92k - $144k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $28k
Total Pay
$105k - $160k

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Job Description for Program Manager, Engineering

Program Manager, Engineering Tasks
  • Coordinate projects, budgets, proposals, and contracts throughout the organization.
  • Prepare and review documentation including policies, templates, specifications and technical reports.
  • Manage customer expectations, documenting requirements and changes, creating proposals and modifying bids.
  • Develop and train engineers in testing protocols and quality control measures.

Career Paths

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Program Manager, Engineering
Technical Program Manager (TPM)
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Popular Skills for Program Manager, Engineering

Skills in Program Management, Product Development, Project Management and Team Leadership are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Engineering Design.

Pay by Experience Level for Program Manager, Engineering

An early career Program Manager, Engineering with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $109,627 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Program Manager, Engineering with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $139,165 based on 16 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $162,462.
Employees with Program Manager, Engineering in their job title in Cupertino, California earn an average of 8.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (3.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Detroit, Michigan (28.2% less), Auburn Hills, Michigan (23.3% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (20.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 38 survey responses.
Early Career
44.7%
Experienced
42.1%
Late Career
13.2%