Average Late-Career Technical Program Manager (TPM) Salary

$133,624
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$10,416
Bonus
$5,174
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The average salary for a Late-Career Technical Program Manager (TPM) is $133,624.
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$93k
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$167k
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MEDIAN $133,624
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Salary
$93k - $167k
Bonus
$3k - $25k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $21k
Total Pay
$96k - $182k

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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.

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Career Paths

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Technical Program Manager (TPM)
Sr. Program Manager, Software Applicatio...
Senior Program Manager, IT
Program Manager, Engineering
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Popular Skills for Technical Program Manager (TPM)

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

Pay by Experience Level for Technical Program Manager (TPM)

An entry-level Technical Program Manager (TPM) with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $90,421 based on 39 salaries. An early career Technical Program Manager (TPM) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $101,246 based on 373 salaries. A mid-career Technical Program Manager (TPM) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $120,023 based on 425 salaries. An experienced Technical Program Manager (TPM) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $129,379 based on 818 salaries.
Employees with Technical Program Manager (TPM) in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 21.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Jose, California (15.3% more) and Mountain View, California (11.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (13.9% less) and Austin, Texas (4.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,655 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.4%
Early Career
22.5%
Mid Career
25.7%
Experienced
49.4%