Average Technical Program Manager (TPM) with Project Management Skills Salary in San Jose, California

$140,507
Avg. Salary
$19,653
Bonus
$10,000
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The average salary for a Technical Program Manager (TPM) with Project Management skills in San Jose, California is $140,507.
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$78k
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$167k
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MEDIAN $140,507
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Salary
$78k - $167k
Bonus
$11k - $31k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $10k
Total Pay
$73k - $191k

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Job Description for Technical Program Manager (TPM)

Technical Program Manager (TPM) Tasks
  • Drive new products and features through the development process.
  • Gather and create product requirements and specifications.
  • Make sure project meets deadlines and is completed within budget.
  • Review and test code to ensure it works properly.
  • Provide technical leadership, but not line management of cross functional teams.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Technical Program Manager (TPM). Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Technical Program Manager (TPM)
Senior Program Manager, IT
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

Technical Program Manager (TPM) Job Listings

Popular Skills for Technical Program Manager (TPM)

Skills in Agile Software Development and Product Development are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Software Development, Risk Management / Risk Control and Program Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Technical Program Manager (TPM)

An early career Technical Program Manager (TPM) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $107,912 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Technical Program Manager (TPM) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $147,358 based on 15 salaries.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (27.5% less), Austin, Texas (24.1% less) and Seattle, Washington (11.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 23 survey responses.
Early Career
34.8%
Experienced
65.2%