Average Entry-Level Program Manager, Engineering Salary

$77,662
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,955
Bonus
$1,500
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Program Manager, Engineering is $77,662.
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MEDIAN $77,662
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Salary
$50k - $111k
Bonus
$2k - $10k
Profit Sharing
$325 - $5k
Total Pay
$50k - $117k

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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.

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Career Paths

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Popular Skills for Program Manager, Engineering

Skills in Program Management and Team Leadership are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Project, Microsoft Excel and Project Management.

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 $89,444 based on 421 salaries. A mid-career Program Manager, Engineering with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $102,271 based on 575 salaries. An experienced Program Manager, Engineering with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $119,732 based on 969 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $129,610.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 2,587 survey responses.
Early Career
16.3%
Mid Career
22.2%
Experienced
37.5%
Late Career
24.0%