Average Experienced Technical Project Manager Salary

$102,019
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$8,271
Bonus
$9,000
Commission
$4,832
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The average salary for an Experienced Technical Project Manager is $102,019.
10%
$72k
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$102k
90%
$138k
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Salary
$72k - $138k
Bonus
$2k - $17k
Profit Sharing
$997 - $12k
Commission
$0 - $9k
Total Pay
$72k - $149k

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Job Description for Technical Project Manager

Technical Project Manager Tasks
  • Plan and coordinate project schedules, goals and milestones and make project assignments.
  • Create technical documentation as needed and report on progress of project.
  • Adhere to budgets and keep projects on track for successful completion within specification.
The top respondents for the job title Technical Project Manager are from the companies HCL America, Inc., International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. and Nokia, Inc.. Reported salaries are highest at Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp where the average pay is $102,825. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include HCL America, Inc. and International Business Machines (IBM) Corp., earning around $100,000 and $92,000, respectively. Nokia, Inc. pays the lowest at around $82,246. Sprint Nextel Corporation and Cognizant also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $83,193 and $91,723, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Technical Project Manager

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

Pay by Experience Level for Technical Project Manager

An entry-level Technical Project Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $66,506 based on 54 salaries. An early career Technical Project Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $77,394 based on 928 salaries. A mid-career Technical Project Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $92,323 based on 991 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $110,017.
Employees with Technical Project Manager in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 27.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (22.4% more) and Seattle, Washington (16.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (7.3% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 2,511 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.2%
Early Career
37.0%
Mid Career
39.5%
Late Career
21.4%