Average Entry-Level Technical Program Manager (TPM) Salary

$90,421
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$6,000
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Technical Program Manager (TPM) is $90,421.
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$66k
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MEDIAN $90,421
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Salary
$66k - $121k
Profit Sharing
$497 - $25k
Total Pay
$65k - $130k

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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

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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 Leadership and Project 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 $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. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $133,624.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,921 survey responses.
Early Career
19.4%
Mid Career
22.1%
Experienced
42.6%
Late Career
15.9%