The average salary for a Sr. Product Manager, Software is $126,053.
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Job Description for Sr. Product Manager, Software
Senior software product managers are responsible for managing the development cycle and release process for software products in their organization. They generally oversee other software developers to reach all company goals. They define road maps that establish schedules for development, and implement features required by the organization. Senior software product managers must create effective strategies for decreasing the use of company resources and strive to reduce the time they need to revi…Read more
Sr. Product Manager, Software Tasks
- Define products internally and for customers by collaborating with development and marketing teams.
- Track and document progress and goals across all products.
- Conduct market research and respond by creating appropriate products, technical specifications, and product descriptions.
- Schedule and manage release cycles and product launches.
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Popular Employer Salaries for Sr. Product Manager, Software
The top respondents for the job title Sr. Product Manager, Software are from the companies Amazon.com Inc, Oracle Corp. and Cisco Systems Inc. Reported salaries are highest at International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. where the average pay is $150,000. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Amazon.com Inc and Cisco Systems Inc, earning around $142,799 and $142,431, respectively. Bentley Systems, Incorporated pays the lowest at around $120,000. Google, Inc. and General Electric Co (GE) also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $120,000 and $121,000, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Sr. Product Manager, Software
Agile Software Development
Skills in Product Management and Business Strategy are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Requirements Analysis, Product Development and Agile Software Development.
Pay by Experience Level for Sr. Product Manager, Software
An early career Sr. Product Manager, Software with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $113,531 based on 154 salaries. A mid-career Sr. Product Manager, Software with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $124,028 based on 384 salaries. An experienced Sr. Product Manager, Software with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $131,398 based on 527 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $140,169.
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Employees with Sr. Product Manager, Software in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 21.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (13.2% more) and Seattle, Washington (9.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in New York, New York (7.2% less), Austin, Texas (4.9% less) and Chicago, Illinois (4.0% less).
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