Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Principal Program Manager make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$188,761 / yrTotal Pay
$158,472 / yrBase Pay
$30,290 / yrAdditional Pay

$188,761

 / yr
$46K$1M
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Principal Program Manager is $188,761 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $158,472 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $30,290 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role. The typical Principal Program Manager salary is $158,472. Salaries can range from $46,256 - $1,067,545. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, Principal Program Manager in United States can expect their total pay value to be on average $188,761.

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Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Principal Program Manager

$214,483

 /yr
Range: $124K - $322K

$124K

$322K

$123,519 - $322,493 Range

Oracle
3.9

Oracle

Principal Program Manager

$146,559

 /yr
Range: $109K - $197K

$109K

$197K

$109,309 - $197,318 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Principal Program Manager

$162,936

 /yr
Range: $117K - $218K

$117K

$218K

$117,042 - $218,159 Range

Rockwell Collins
3.8

Rockwell Collins

Principal Program Manager

$146,622

 /yr
Range: $125K - $187K

$125K

$187K

$124,765 - $187,191 Range

EMC
3.7

EMC

Principal Program Manager

$134,843

 /yr
Range: $117K - $162K

$117K

$162K

$116,994 - $161,956 Range

NortonLifeLock
3.9

NortonLifeLock

Principal Program Manager

$143,269

 /yr
Range: $99K - $196K

$99K

$196K

$99,030 - $196,005 Range

Sabre
3.9

Sabre

Principal Program Manager

$148,489

 /yr
Range: $130K - $160K

$130K

$160K

$130,000 - $160,316 Range

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AT&T
3.7

AT&T

Principal Program Manager

$130,735

 /yr
Range: $113K - $168K

$113K

$168K

$113,141 - $167,700 Range

Pacific Gas and Electric
3.9

Pacific Gas and Electric

Principal Program Manager

$163,962

 /yr
Range: $139K - $188K

$139K

$188K

$138,747 - $188,222 Range

BNY Mellon
3.6

BNY Mellon

Principal Program Manager

$147,501

 /yr
Range: $117K - $198K

$117K

$198K

$117,365 - $198,138 Range

Workday
4.2

Workday

Principal Program Manager

$165,470

 /yr
Range: $144K - $200K

$144K

$200K

$144,000 - $199,968 Range

Expedia Group
4.1

Expedia Group

Principal Program Manager

$204,000

 /yr
Range: $180K - $242K

$180K

$242K

$179,964 - $242,369 Range

Dell Technologies
4.3

Dell Technologies

Principal Program Manager

$129,574

 /yr
Range: $118K - $153K

$118K

$153K

$118,442 - $152,665 Range

LSI
3.6

LSI

Principal Program Manager

$195,941

 /yr
Range: $179K - $225K

$179K

$225K

$178,640 - $224,738 Range

Broadcom
3.5

Broadcom

Principal Program Manager

$148,362

 /yr
Range: $142K - $163K

$142K

$163K

$142,240 - $162,624 Range

Blue Shield Of California
4.1

Blue Shield Of California

Principal Program Manager

$168,693

 /yr
Range: $141K - $194K

$141K

$194K

$141,279 - $194,389 Range

Whole Foods Market
3.5

Whole Foods Market

Principal Program Manager

$126,217

 /yr
Range: $116K - $149K

$116K

$149K

$116,476 - $148,900 Range

Motorola Mobility
4.1

Motorola Mobility

Principal Program Manager

$172,174

 /yr
Range: $152K - $178K

$152K

$178K

$151,720 - $178,233 Range

Zillow
3.9

Zillow

Principal Program Manager

$197,033

 /yr
Range: $137K - $217K

$137K

$217K

$137,214 - $216,612 Range

Safran
3.7

Safran

Principal Program Manager

$162,945

 /yr
Range: $161K - $169K

$161K

$169K

$161,318 - $168,810 Range

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$179,573

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$26,000/yr

10 days ago by a Principal Program Manager with less than one year of experience

$187,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$41,500/yr
Stock Bonus$54,000/yr

12 days ago by a Principal Program Manager with more than 15 years of experience

$160,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

13 days ago by a Principal Program Manager with more than 15 years of experience

$145,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$25,000/yr
Stock Bonus$25,000/yr

14 days ago by a Principal Program Manager with more than 15 years of experience

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$188,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

16 days ago by a Principal Program Manager with 1 to 3 years of experience

$215,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$43,000/yr
Stock Bonus$100,000/yr

16 days ago by a Principal Program Manager with 7 to 9 years of experience

$195,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$25,000/yr

18 days ago by a Principal Program Manager with more than 15 years of experience

$150,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

23 days ago by a Principal Program Manager with more than 15 years of experience

$205,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$53,000/yr
Stock Bonus$64,000/yr

25 days ago by a Principal Program Manager with 10 to 14 years of experience

$180,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$27,000/yr
Stock Bonus$10,000/yr

26 days ago by a Principal Program Manager with 7 to 9 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Principal Program Manager salaries

The national average salary for a Principal Program Manager is $177,772 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Principal Program Manager salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 760 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Principal Program Manager employees.

The highest salary for a Principal Program Manager in United States is $233,290 per year.

The lowest salary for a Principal Program Manager in United States is $135,466 per year.

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