Average Technical Project Manager Salary in San Francisco, California

$115,646
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$12,492
Bonus
$7,500
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The average salary for a Technical Project Manager in San Francisco, California is $115,646.
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$63k
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$116k
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$151k
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MEDIAN $115,646
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Salary
$63k - $151k
Bonus
$3k - $26k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $8k
Total Pay
$64k - $158k

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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.

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Popular Skills for Technical Project Manager

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

Pay by Experience Level for Technical Project Manager

An early career Technical Project Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $91,422 based on 33 salaries. A mid-career Technical Project Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $113,586 based on 36 salaries. An experienced Technical Project Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $129,927 based on 35 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $147,442.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (28.4% less), Chicago, Illinois (23.9% less) and Austin, Texas (23.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 117 survey responses.
Early Career
28.2%
Mid Career
30.8%
Experienced
29.9%
Late Career
11.1%