How much does a Build and Release Manager make in the United States? The average Build and Release Manager salary in the United States is $146,400 as of March 26, 2024, but the range typically falls between $131,000 and $159,100. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.

Build and Release Manager Salaries by Percentile
Percentile Salary Location Last Updated
10th Percentile Build and Release Manager Salary $116,979 US March 26, 2024
25th Percentile Build and Release Manager Salary $131,000 US March 26, 2024
50th Percentile Build and Release Manager Salary $146,400 US March 26, 2024
75th Percentile Build and Release Manager Salary $159,100 US March 26, 2024
90th Percentile Build and Release Manager Salary $170,663 US March 26, 2024
25% $131,000 10% $116,979 90% $170,663 75% $159,100 $146,400 50%(Median) Didn’t find job title? Click
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The Build and Release Manager directs the work of engineers to ensure the best practices around design and development of builds, scripts, installation procedures, and systems including source code control and issue tracking. Manages and oversees the software builds and releases. Being a Build and Release Manager requires a bachelor's degree. The Build and Release Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Working as a Build and Release Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 - 3 years supervisory experience may be required. Extensive knowledge of the function and department processes. (Copyright 2024 Salary.com)

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