Average Program Manager, Engineering Salary in Boston, Massachusetts

$119,520
Avg. Salary
$10,137
Bonus
$5,000
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The average salary for a Program Manager, Engineering in Boston, Massachusetts is $119,520.
10%
$89k
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$120k
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$152k
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MEDIAN $119,520
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Salary
$89k - $152k
Bonus
$2k - $24k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $5k
Total Pay
$92k - $176k

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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
Project Manager, Engineering
Technical Program Manager (TPM)
Program Manager, Aviation / Aerospace
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Program Manager, Engineering

Skills in Team Leadership are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Engineering Design, Product Development, Project Management and Program 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 $100,101 based on 7 salaries. A mid-career Program Manager, Engineering with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,376 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Program Manager, Engineering with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $140,682 based on 18 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $140,096.
Employees with Program Manager, Engineering in their job title in Cupertino, California earn an average of 19.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (17.6% more) and San Diego, California (11.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Troy, Michigan (17.8% less), Detroit, Michigan (12.0% less) and Seattle, Washington (0.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 56 survey responses.
Early Career
12.5%
Mid Career
30.4%
Experienced
32.1%
Late Career
25.0%