Average Program Manager, Engineering Salary in Irvine, California

$107,576
Avg. Salary
$5,000
Bonus
$500
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The average salary for a Program Manager, Engineering in Irvine, California is $107,576.
10%
$79k
10%
$108k
50%
$138k
90%
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MEDIAN $107,576
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Salary
$79k - $138k
Bonus
$0 - $24k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $500
Total Pay
$81k - $146k

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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)
Project Manager, Engineering
Senior Program Manager (Unspecified Type...
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Popular Skills for Program Manager, Engineering

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

Pay by Experience Level for Program Manager, Engineering

A mid-career Program Manager, Engineering with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $98,870 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Program Manager, Engineering with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $113,510 based on 9 salaries.
Employees with Program Manager, Engineering in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 33.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Cupertino, California (32.0% more) and San Diego, California (23.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Detroit, Michigan (3.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 14 survey responses.
Mid Career
35.7%
Experienced
64.3%