The average salary for a Mid-Career Technical Project Manager with Strategic Project Management skills is $94,529.
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Job Description for Technical Project Manager
The principal role of a technical project manager is to develop and maintain a technology project plan, which outlines a project's tasks, milestone dates, status, and allocation of resources to stakeholders and other interested parties. The technical project manager is responsible for clearly defining and quantifying each step, as well as establishing concrete deadlines for each project milestone and deliverable. To this end, they have must have a demonstrated ability to anticipate problems and…Read more
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.
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Popular Skills for Technical Project Manager
Agile Software Development
Skills in Team Leadership and Agile Software Development are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Technical Analysis and Project Management.
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 $60,000 based on 6 salaries. An early career Technical Project Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,155 based on 181 salaries. An experienced Technical Project Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $103,767 based on 211 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $116,183.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Technical Project Manager in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 14.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (9.6% more) and Chicago, Illinois (6.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in San Diego, California (14.2% less) and Austin, Texas (6.5% less).
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