The average salary for a Late-Career Technical Project Manager in Chicago, Illinois is $103,000.
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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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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 $73,878 based on 32 salaries. A mid-career Technical Project Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $95,888 based on 34 salaries. An experienced Technical Project Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $108,609 based on 29 salaries.
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Employees with Technical Project Manager in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 43.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (24.0% more) and Indianapolis, Indiana (11.7% more).
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