The average salary for a Program Manager, Engineering with Project Management skills is $110,629.
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Job Description for Program Manager, Engineering
An engineering project manager coordinates all technical activities of assigned programs. This responsibility includes planning, scheduling, and managing personnel and engineering work to ensure effective coordination of projects. Additionally, the engineering project manager is responsible for the monitoring engineering work for compliance to industry standards, company practices, and customer specifications. The engineering project manager must possess sufficient technical knowledge of their p…Read more
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.
Popular Employer Salaries for Program Manager, Engineering
The top respondents for the job title Program Manager, Engineering are from the companies Medtronic, Inc., Microsoft Corp and Apple Computer, Inc. Reported salaries are highest at Apple Computer, Inc where the average pay is $130,006. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Eaton Corporation and Medtronic, Inc., earning around $130,000 and $128,373, respectively. HP Inc. pays the lowest at around $105,000. Amazon.com Inc and General Electric Co (GE) also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $112,800 and $122,133, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Program Manager, Engineering
Skills in Program Management, Team Leadership, Product Development, Engineering Design and Budget Management are correlated to pay that is above average.
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 $77,163 based on 16 salaries. An early career Program Manager, Engineering with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,395 based on 155 salaries. A mid-career Program Manager, Engineering with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $100,678 based on 206 salaries. An experienced Program Manager, Engineering with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $118,595 based on 285 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $125,829.
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Employees with Program Manager, Engineering in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 30.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Cupertino, California (25.1% more) and San Francisco, California (21.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Raleigh, North Carolina (12.3% less).
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