Average Technical Program Manager (TPM) with Project Management Skills Salary

$119,489
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$11,762
Bonus
$7,910
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The average salary for a Technical Program Manager (TPM) with Project Management skills is $119,489.
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$78k
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MEDIAN $119,489
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Salary
$78k - $153k
Bonus
$3k - $25k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $30k
Total Pay
$81k - $170k

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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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Technical Program Manager (TPM)

The top respondents for the job title Technical Program Manager (TPM) are from the companies Amazon.com Inc, Google, Inc. and Apple Computer, Inc. Reported salaries are highest at Google, Inc. where the average pay is $135,897. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Apple Computer, Inc and Amazon.com Inc, earning around $135,238 and $130,501, respectively. Tesla Motors pays the lowest at around $85,000. Dell, Inc. and Akamai Technologies also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $106,708 and $112,112, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Technical Program Manager (TPM)

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

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 $85,964 based on 33 salaries. An early career Technical Program Manager (TPM) with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $99,832 based on 152 salaries. A mid-career Technical Program Manager (TPM) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $119,749 based on 204 salaries. An experienced Technical Program Manager (TPM) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $126,631 based on 296 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $132,515.
Employees with Technical Program Manager (TPM) in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 17.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Mountain View, California (16.5% more) and San Francisco, California (6.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (14.7% less) and Austin, Texas (10.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 782 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.2%
Early Career
19.4%
Mid Career
26.1%
Experienced
37.9%
Late Career
12.4%