Average Entry-Level Technical Program Manager (TPM) with Software Development Skills Salary

$103,314
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$13,000
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The average salary for an Entry-Level Technical Program Manager (TPM) with Software Development skills is $103,314.
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$73k
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$103k
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$128k
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MEDIAN $103,314
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Salary
$73k - $128k
Bonus
$7k - $17k
Total Pay
$77k - $146k

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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...
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Popular Skills for Technical Program Manager (TPM)

Skills that pay less than market rate include Product Development, Leadership, Agile Software Development, Project Management 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 $107,699 based on 31 salaries. A mid-career Technical Program Manager (TPM) with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $130,168 based on 39 salaries. An experienced Technical Program Manager (TPM) with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $137,437 based on 79 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $134,222.

Years of Experience

This data is based on 165 survey responses.
Early Career
18.8%
Mid Career
23.6%
Experienced
47.9%
Late Career
9.7%