Average Program Manager, Engineering Salary in Houston, Texas

$115,349
Avg. Salary
$6,104
Bonus
$2,500
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The average salary for a Program Manager, Engineering in Houston, Texas is $115,349.
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$61k
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$115k
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$176k
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MEDIAN $115,349
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Salary
$61k - $176k
Bonus
$2k - $30k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $3k
Total Pay
$62k - $191k

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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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Program Manager, Engineering
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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 entry-level Program Manager, Engineering with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $60,000 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Program Manager, Engineering with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $111,226 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Program Manager, Engineering with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $118,475 based on 14 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $162,500.
Employees with Program Manager, Engineering in their job title in Cupertino, California earn an average of 23.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (21.9% more) and San Diego, California (15.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Detroit, Michigan (8.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 42 survey responses.
Entry Level
16.7%
Mid Career
26.2%
Experienced
33.3%
Late Career
23.8%