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

$119,749
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$12,080
Bonus
$9,887
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The average salary for a Mid-Career Technical Program Manager (TPM) with Project Management skills is $119,749.
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MEDIAN $119,749
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Salary
$83k - $150k
Bonus
$5k - $27k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $26k
Total Pay
$85k - $171k

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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)
Sr. Program Manager, Software Applicatio...
Program Manager, Engineering
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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Technical Program Manager (TPM) Job Listings

Popular Skills for Technical Program Manager (TPM)

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

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. 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 Mountain View, California earn an average of 19.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Cupertino, California (6.4% more) and San Francisco, California (4.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in New York, New York (5.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 578 survey responses.
Entry Level
5.7%
Early Career
26.3%
Experienced
51.2%
Late Career
16.8%